ATI lowering price of Radeon 7500/9000PRO chips

Posted on Tuesday, Oct 22 2002 @ 16:41 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
ATI recently lowered prices for several products to make room for its upcoming Radeon 9700 and Radeon 9500 graphics chips and better compete against Nvidia’s new AGP 8x-supporting NV18 and NV28 chips :
ATI announced a 3-5% discount on its Radeon 9000 PRO and Radeon 7500 graphics chips for card-manufacturing clients. It also cut the price of Radeon 9000 PRO-based graphics cards that it self-produces for the North American market from US$149 to US$129. With these moves, ATI hopes to speed up the transition from AGP4x products to AGP 8x lines.
Read more @ DigiTimes


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Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.



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