Sunnyvale, Calif.Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) has added to its ATI Radeon HD 3000 line the 3400 and 3600 series leading-edge entry-level and mainstream graphics processors (GPU) that fully support DirectX 10.1, PCI Express 2.0 and DisplayPort.
Both series deliver display connectivity through DisplayPort integrated into the GPU. The ATI Radeon HD 3400 and ATI Radeon HD 3600 series are built using 55nm process technology.
AMD's proprietary unified video decoder (UVD) technology enables Blu-ray or HD DVD disc playback to be enjoyed in full HD (1080p). Immersive home theater environments can be created using the built-in support for six-channel (5.1) Dolby Digital surround audio transmission through HDMI. In addition, the ATI Radeon HD 3450 will support fully silent (passive) cooling, delivering the ideal solution for home theater PCs.
Ranging in price from $49-$65 suggested e-tail pricing (SEP) for the ATI Radeon HD 3400 series and $79-$99 SEP for the ATI Radeon HD 3600 series.
For more information: 3600 series and 3400 series.
Advanced Micro Devices, www.amd.com