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ATi presenta X800 XT ALL-IN-WONDER

ATi presenta ALL-IN-WONDER® X800 XT, con il seguente comunicato:

ALL-IN-WONDER X800 XT is the first video card to feature DVI-I and VGA monitor
connectivity plus a TV and FM Radio tuner in a single slot device. This video
card is also the first ALL-IN-WONDER® to feature new input and output block
connectors that provide easy access to peripheral devices.

"ATI continues to set the benchmark by which all other multimedia solutions
will be measured," said Godfrey Cheng, Director of Marketing, Multimedia
Products, ATI Technologies. "With enhanced connectivity and functionality,
combined with the incredible RADEON X800 XT graphics and video processing capabilities,
ATI continues to lead the industry."

"With the successes of several generations of ALL-IN-WONDER and MULTIMEDIA
CENTER software, we’re committed to enhancing the digital computer experience
while building upon ATI’s video and software innovations for PC."

ALL-IN-WONDER X800 XT features extraordinary video processing capabilities
that reduce noise, intelligently de-interlace and accelerate video playback
that produce unmatched video quality. With VIDEOSHADER(tm) HD, RADEON X800 graphics
technology takes advantage of its advanced video processing engine for user
programmable video effects, video quality enhancement, and encoding and decoding
of many video standards, including MPEG1/2/4, Real Media, DivX and Microsoft
Windows Media Video 9. RADEON X800 Graphics Technology also supports the latest
high-definition and wide display formats, giving users bigger and more vivid
movie, gaming and Internet experiences.

ALL-IN-WONDER X800 XT includes:
* MULTIMEDIA CENTER(tm) 9.02 – ATI’s critically acclaimed software suite includes
all the integrated programs to create a true multimedia experience whether it
is for home theaters, video editing or game playing. New features include EAZYLOOK(tm),
a distance user interface for easy-to-read on-screen information for TV and
DVDs, and EAZYLAUNCH(tm) that allows EAZYLOOK to load directly at Windows start-up
and, once loaded, display a menu of launchable features. The software also includes
support for digital audio, DVD burning direct from within the MULTIMEDIA CENTER
Library application, and more;

* RADEON X800 XT – ALL-IN-WONDER X800 XT delivers full RADEON X800 XT speed,
16 parallel pixel pipelines capable of an incredible eight gigapixels/second
fill rate in full precision, and breakthrough image enhancement technology.
RADEON X800 Graphics Technology enables High-Definition Gaming to play amazing
computer games such as Half-Life 2;

* Digital TV tuner – This silicon digital TV tuner provides instant viewing
of up to 125 channels of cable or antenna broadcasts. The tuner also enables
high quality reception for FM radio broadcasts;

* Connector dongles – New uniquely designed innovative modular input and output
blocks are completely flexible and can be joined together to allow users to
place the input and output connections in a variety of easily accessible combinations;

* Serious Magic Visual Communicator – Visual Communicator features a new video
production process that integrates real-time video with real-time 3D graphics.
The software program includes an on-screen teleprompter, customizable graphics
and titles, real-time transition and green screen effects as well as virtual
sets;

* REMOTE WONDER(tm) II – ATI’s second-generation radio-frequency remote control
device allows for complete computer control with the benefits of wireless connectivity;

* Gemstar’s GuidePlus+ – This intelligent free integrated program guide (North
America only) allows users to view and search TV listings by category, actor/performer,
or date. Schedule and record programs at the click of a mouse – all the benefits
of a PVR without the monthly fees;

* Pinnacle Studio 9 (ATI Version) – This newly created full-featured program
offers digital video control with additional ATI-based bonuses, and delivers
powerful features for consumer video editing;

* muvee autoProducer – muvee autoProducer DVD Edition is integrated into MULTIMEDIA
CENTER as automatic video production software that enables users to quickly
and easily create home music videos in a fraction of the time it would take
using traditional video editing products; and

* Matchware Mediator 7 – The software program allows for the creative combination
of text, pictures, videos and sounds to build stunning presentations in a few
minutes plus create web sites with streaming video and Flash® executables.

While these features will be built into the North American version of ALL-IN-WONDER
X800 XT, European add-in-board manufacturers will each configure their own products,
based on ALL-IN-WONDER X800 XT, later this year.