Matrox's new Quad Information Display (QID) graphics card

Matrox's new Quad Information Display (QID) graphics card
27.11.2003
Montreal, Canada, October 15, 2003 — Matrox Graphics Inc., the leading manufacturer of professional graphics solutions, today announced its new Matrox Quad Information Display (QID) graphics card. The first-ever quad card to fully support 1600 x 1200 DVI resolutions, the QID is a 128MB, single-chip AGP accelerator, specifically designed to provide compelling multi-screen support for active public information displays such as; digital restaurant and bar menus, airport arrival/departure boards, lottery machines, video voting terminals, as well as many other information displays used by various retailers and corporate markets. With a unified frame buffer and the higher bandwidth AGP 8x interface, the QID graphics accelerator is the most powerful quad-display solution offered by Matrox Graphics, producing accelerated screen-to-screen blits via single-chip technology, ideal for display configurations requiring support for dynamic video and animation. "The active information display market requires captivating video and animation to effectively reach their audiences," says Mitch Furman, senior product manager, display technologies, Matrox Graphics Inc. "The QID graphics card delivers fast and stunning screen-to-screen graphics through its single-chip technology, and provides the most adaptable display configurations thanks to its quad display capabilities, making this card an exemplary solution for this market." A compact, custom 6.5-inch graphics card, the QID is equipped with Matrox's signature multi-display feature-set including; customizable unattended install, second generation Matrox MultiDesk (MMD), Matrox Multi-Pivot/Portrait* and Matrox Multi TV out* for the ultimate in display flexibility. Supporting a maximum digital and analog resolution of 1600 x 1200 per channel, the Matrox QID card features Microsoft® certified drivers for Windows XP & 2000. A long-time leader in professional corporate solutions with over 25 years of industry experience, Matrox offers its customers extensive product support, guaranteeing same-day callback or e-mail responses from its dedicated technical support team. As with all Matrox professional solutions, the QID graphics card boasts a long product life cycle, ensuring that customers are not burdened with sudden end-of-life announcements. Pricing and availability The Matrox Quad Information Display graphics card will be available CQ4, 2003. For more information please call 3Logic.Inc. +7-095-737 6109. About Matrox Graphics Inc. Matrox Graphics Inc., the leading manufacturer of professional graphics solutions, has been delivering high-quality, innovative 2D/3D and video graphics accelerators for more than a quarter century. Pioneer of the trend-setting DualHead® technology, Matrox is a graphics chip designer and board manufacturer whose products have been awarded over 1,000 times worldwide for their superior image quality, practical ingenuity and unwavering stability. A privately held company headquartered in Montreal, Canada, Matrox has international offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Germany, Italy, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. Information on Matrox products, drivers, technical support and more can be found at: http://www.matrox.com/mgawww.matrox.com/mga.