|Hercules® is ready to launch its newest high-end powerful graphics boards:
3D Prophet™ 9800 XT & 3D Prophet™ 9600 XT
La Gacilly, October the 1rst, 2003 – Hercules is proud to introduce two ultra-powerful graphics boards in its range of high quality products, 3D Prophet 9800 XT and 3D Prophet 9600 XT, both designed to transform a PC into an ultimate gaming station.
Hercules will benefit from the best solution based on ATI’s RADEON™ visual processors to answer the needs of the most exigent gamers of the community. Best in class quality, design and stability will deliver an extreme gaming experience.
3D Prophet 9800 XT:
Based on ATI’s RADEON™ 9800 XT, the most complete and powerful VPU (visual processing unit), the 3D Prophet 9800 XT will bring to hardcore gamers the fastest and most advanced solution. This is crucial when considering that upcoming games will require the best.
3D Prophet 9800 XT will perform amazingly thanks to its unique 8 pipeline architecture, 256-bit memory interface, fast frequencies ( core at 412MHz, DDR Memory at 365MHz), DirectX® 9 full hardware support including the most efficient shader processing power for today’s and tomorrow’s hot games, up to 8X AGP support, highly efficient filtering technology for cinematic-like rendering: the elite gamers’ dream will become real.
3D Prophet 9600 XT:
Powerful and affordable, the 3D Prophet 9600 XT is the answer for the intensive gamers, offering the best compromise between price and performance.
Based on ATI’s RADEON™ 9600 XT with 4 pipelines, 128-bit memory interface, DirectX® 9 full hardware support and fast engine speed, 3D Prophet 9600 XT will deliver amazing rendering in games and multimedia applications. The enthusiast gamers will enjoy the performances boost provides by the 3D Prophet 9600 XT.
Rick Bergman, Senior Vice President of Marketing, General Manager of Desktop at ATI Technologies says about Hercules technology : “We are pleased to work with Hercules’ team because as usual they will deliver quality products that meet the needs of today’s gamers.”