ATI Technologies Inc.

ATI Technologies Inc.

June 16, 2005 06:00 ET

ATI's Mobility'TM' Radeon'R' X600 Drives Limited Edition Racing Notebook PC

MARKHAM, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - June 16, 2005) -

Bizcom Electronics Selects ATI's Mobility™ Radeon® graphics to power high performance Compal DL70 Notebook Line

ATI Technologies Inc. (TSX:ATY)(NASDAQ:ATYT), the global leader for notebook PC graphics, is powering a new line of limited-edition Formula One-themed notebook PCs with its Mobility™ Radeon® X600 graphics processor. Featuring lightening-fast PCI Express® graphics performance, innovative power management features and exceptional multimedia connectivity, the Compal DL70 easily handles today's most visually demanding applications without sacrificing battery life. Uniquely designed, the Formula One-inspired DL70 is a highly versatile notebook ideal for entertainment enthusiasts and mobile professionals alike.

"Formula One is synonymous with speed and performance, as are these notebooks," said David Cummings, Director of Marketing, ATI's Mobile Business Unit. "Whether for business or pleasure, these notebooks deliver outstanding Mobility Radeon graphics quality and performance to meet all of your mobile computing needs."

"Built from the inside out for quality and performance, these limited edition racing notebooks spare no detail," said Alok Sarna, Business Director of Bizcom Electronics Inc. (Canada). "Backed by Mobility Radeon X600 visual performance, the technical innovation under the cover is as equally impressive as the unique carbon fiber racing design of the exterior."

Weighing in at a mere 6.5 pounds, the Compal DL70 is backed by 128MB of dedicated graphics memory for lightning-fast visual performance, as well as ATI's innovative PowerPlay™ power management technology for up to 4.5 hours of battery life. The DL70 supports Intel® Centrino™ mobile technology and is custom-configurable with support for the latest Intel Pentium® M processors and wireless adaptors. The notebook also features a wide-screen, high resolution 15.4 inch SXGA + TFT-LCD display with front-mounted multimedia controls for maximum ease-of-use. An internal TV tuner and personal video recorder functionality are optionally available.

About ATI Technologies

ATI Technologies Inc. is the world leader in the design and manufacture of innovative 3D graphics and digital media silicon solutions. An industry pioneer since 1985, ATI is the world's foremost graphics processing unit (GPU) provider and is dedicated to delivering leading-edge performance solutions for the full range of PC and Mac desktop and notebook platforms, workstation, set-top and digital television, game console and handheld device markets. With 2004 revenues of approximately US $2 billion, ATI has more than 2,700 employees in the Americas, Europe and Asia. ATI common shares trade on NASDAQ (ATYT) and the Toronto Stock Exchange (ATY).

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Contact Information

  • ATI Technologies Inc.
    Jennifer Barron
    Public Relations Manager,
    Integrated and Mobile Business Unit
    (905) 882-2600, Ext. 3958
    Other ATI Contacts:
    Porter Novelli Canada
    Derek Baker, Account Supervisor
    (416) 422-7158
    For investor relations support, please contact:
    ATI Technologies Inc.
    Zev Korman, Investor Relations
    (905) 882-2600, Ext. 3670