MARKHAM, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 8, 2005-- ATI Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:ATYT)(TSX:ATY), a global leader in
PC and mobile graphics, today announced a partnership with ZT Group
International, Inc. to be the exclusive graphics provider for the
first officially licensed line of NASCAR PC notebooks and desktops.
The hot new NASCAR PC's will deliver the total "NASCAR
Experience" featuring a NASCAR- themed desktop, icons, Windows Media
Player as well as many other NASCAR themed offers and ATI's Radeon
Xpress 200 chipset with integrated graphics based on the world-class
Radeon X300 core.
ZT Group International, Inc. has already launched the NASCAR PC
by Cisnet desktop and notebook with ATI's Radeon Xpress 200
chipset. The first PCI Express integrated chipset designed for the
AMD platform, Radeon Xpress 200 is also the only integrated graphics
chipset that currently supports Microsoft Windows Vista, which is
scheduled to launch in the fall of 2006.
"We are extremely excited to work with ATI to offer NASCAR fans a
line of PCs that can deliver a unique experience and still provide
the kind of performance, reliability and speed they want from a
computer," said Bob Anderson, Vice President, Strategic Account Sales
at ZT Group. "ATI is a graphics leader with a proven track record for
extremely fast and stable engines that will provide users with
maximum enjoyment and investment protection."
"As a huge fan of speed and performance, ATI is proud to work
with ZT Group International, Inc. to provide NASCAR fans with the
very best visual experience possible," said Reuven Soraya, Director
of Chipset Platform technology, ATI Technologies Inc.
"Industry-leading ATI products like the Radeon Xpress 200 offer fans
rich multimedia, support for high-definition audio, flexible
multi-monitor connectivity and the acceleration that has kept ATI in
the graphics pole position for over 20 years."
The new NASCAR PCs are available online at CompUSA.com and
Target.com in North America. For more information about these or
other visual processing products from ATI please visit www.ati.com.
About ZT Group International, Inc.
ZT Group International is recognized as a leading manufacturer of
PC's, notebooks, workstations and servers by the computer industry.
The company's Cisnet brand is well recognized by consumers and
business users as a result of its extensive retail presence over the
past few years and has a substantial installed customer base
accumulated over its long industry history. ZT offers its products
through major retail accounts, as well as through the distribution
and reseller channels. The company ships thousands of orders daily
through its distribution channels and direct Educational and
Government contracts. www.ztgroup.com
Source: ATI Press Release
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