In an effort to get its ATI FirePro 3D
cards into the hands of more and more prosumers and creative professionals, AMD has today announced that said graphics accelerators will be offered up on a wide range of HP workstations. Specifically, the entire "top-to-bottom" line of FirePro GPUs can now be ordered within HP's new Z Workstations, and if you're not too savvy on what those may be, here's the rundown: FirePro V7750, V3700 and V5700, all found within HP's Z400, Z600 and Z800 Workstations.
Janet Matsuda, senior director, Professional Graphics, AMD, had this to say about the partnership: "AMD and HP together offer the workstation market exceptional tools for creative, scientific and engineering professionals. We are excited to pair our ATI FirePro graphics accelerators with HP Z Workstations to deliver flexibility and reliability backed by certified application performance.
” Jeff Wood, director of worldwide marketing, Workstations, HP, added the following: "HP Z Workstations provide customers with unprecedented performance, value and serviceability in a sleek new design. We look forward to working with AMD and using its ATI FirePro
graphics accelerators to bring customers powerful solutions for their demanding graphics-intensive applications."
The ATI FirePro V3700, ATI FirePro V5700 and ATI FirePro V7750
graphics accelerators are immediately available with new HP Z Workstations. Professionals can choose the right HP Z Workstation and the right ATI FirePro card to best meet their performance, expandability and affordability needs.ATI FirePro V7750 delivers 1GB of frame buffer
memory to handle large CAD models and complex animations with ease.
Consuming a maximum of 76 watts, power users will appreciate the energy
efficiency of this high performance accelerator.
ATI FirePro V5700 graphics accelerator delivers the perfect balance
of price and application performance for CAD and DCC professionals.
With the new card, users will experience increased performance for
shader-intensive applications, up to two times more than the previous
ATI FirePro V3700 establishes a new, low entry price for
professional 3D graphics. For CAD professionals migrating from 2D, the
ATI FirePro V3700 graphics card delivers the 3D performance and
application certification these professionals deserve at an affordable