ZOTAC Reveals NVIDIA GeForce GT 440 GPU Series

Another week, another new GPU, and it just so happens to be another one from ZOTAC. The company has just introduced their new GeForce GT 440 series of graphics cards, with between 512MB and 1GB of onboard DDR5 memory.

This one's based on NVIDIA's Fermi platform, with 96 customizable unified shaders, DirectX 11 support, CUDA-enabled transcoding / image editing, a 128-bit memory interface, dual-link DVI port, HDMI 1.4 socket and a PCIe 2.0 interface.

No pricing details are being released yet, but that should change soon.

ZOTAC® Introduces GeForce® GT 440 Series Graphics Cards

New ZOTAC® GeForce® GT 440 series deliver balance of graphics performance, features and value

HONG KONG – Feb. 1, 2011 – ZOTAC® International, a leading innovator and the world’s largest channel manufacturer of graphics cards, motherboards and mini-PCs, today introduces a new graphics card for mainstream users seeking a performance kick – the new ZOTAC® GeForce® GT 440 series graphics cards with 512MB and 1GB DDR5 memory.
    Powered by the high-performance NVIDIA® Fermi architecture, the ZOTAC® GeForce® GT 440 series pack 96 customizable unified shaders capable of rendering beautiful DirectX® 11 graphics or accelerate NVIDIA® CUDA™-enabled video transcoding and image editing applications. The customizable shaders enable the ZOTAC® GeForce® GT 440 series to accelerate streaming high-definition Internet video powered by Adobe® Flash® technology for flawless playback free of dropped frames and stuttering.
“The ZOTAC® GeForce® GT 440 series graphics cards strike the perfect balance of performance, features and value for a graphics card that combines Microsoft® DirectX® 11 and NVIDIA® CUDA™ technology to deliver a premium computing experience,” said Carsten Berger, marketing director, ZOTAC® International.
     The ZOTAC® GeForce® GT 440 series is available with 512MB and 1GB DDR5 memory that connects to the graphics processor via a wide 128-bit memory interface capable of lightning-fast communications between the graphics processor and memory.
    It’s time to play with the ZOTAC® GeForce® GT 440 series graphics cards.

General details
•   New ZOTAC® GeForce® GT 440 series graphics cards
•   Engine clock: 810 MHz
•   96 unified shaders
•   Shader clock: 1620 MHz
•   512MB or 1GB DDR5 memory
•   128-bit memory interface
•   Memory clock: 3200 MHz
•   Dual-link DVI-I, HDMI 1.4a & DisplayPort outputs
•   PCI Express 2.0 interface (Compatible with 1.1)
•   Microsoft DirectX® 11 & OpenGL® 4.1 compatible
•   NVIDIA® CUDA™ and 3D Vision™ ready
•   ZOTAC® Boost Premium software bundle included