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TYAN Press Release

The Tachyon G9800 PRO-M enters the market as the only ATI® RADEON™ 9800 based graphics card in the world with hardware monitorning

TYAN Continues to Offer Industry Leading Designs for Graphics Solutions


Fremont, CA, August 06, 2003 - TYAN® today announced the release of the highly anticipated Tachyon G9800 PRO-M, the newest graphics accelerator with industry-unique features such as hardware monitoring, fan speed control, advanced cooling system, and overclocking support.  Utilizing the newest version of the Tyan Graphics Monitor (TGM v3.0), the Tachyon G9800 PRO-M is the only graphics card in the market which allows the advanced gamer such control and flexibility.

Among its many features, the new Tachyon G9800 PRO-M comes equipped with fan speed control for lower noise levels, an advanced cooling system with a large heatsink for improved VPU protection against overheating, and an impressive 8-pixel pipeline architecture for vivid graphics quality. It also has a 380MHz clock speed, 128MB of DDR memory, 256-bit memory interface, Microsoft® DirectX® 9.0 support, and OpenGL® support.

"The Tachyon G9800 PRO-M delivers an immersive, cinematic experience for today's most demanding games," said Crystal Chang, Manager of the Tachyon product line. "Tyan exceeds expectations by incorporating powerful features to expand the possibilities of gaming.  With capabilities such as fan speed control and a developed cooling system, the user is free to push the limits of the traditional graphics accelerator."

The Tachyon G9800 PRO-M will reach mass production in August.