The Next-Generation NVIDIA ION Tech Report Rev. 2.0. ReviewPosted on 2010-03-02 13:00:27 by Thomas De Maesschalck
fter a tough year fighting against Intel's chipsets for the Atom platform, NVIDIA is launching a fresh assault with their Next-Generation NVIDIA ION platform. Thanks to the Intel Pine Trail's lacklustre graphics performance, the Next-Generation NVIDIA ION will have a better shot at wresting some market share away from Intel in the super-hot netbook segment.
Let's take a look at the Next-Generation NVIDIA ION and see what it holds for the netbook and nettop market. Is it a necessary addition to all netbooks as NVIDIA hopes it will be? Or will it end up a niche product like the original NVIDIA ION? Let's find out... In this revision, we added a new page on the NVIDIA ION desktop graphics card, as well as new NVIDIA ION desktop and netbook system block diagrams.