SOURCE: BOXX Technologies

March 16, 2006 07:00 ET

BOXX Launches GoBOXX 1400 Mobile Workstation With AMD's Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core Processors

Powerful New Mobile Workstation Provides Maximum Productivity and Performance for Visual Effects Professionals on the Go

AUSTIN, TX -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 16, 2006 -- BOXX® Technologies Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of high-performance workstations and render nodes for visual effects professionals, today announced the new version of its award-winning mobile high-performance workstation, GoBOXX™ 1400, now powered by AMD's Athlon™ 64 X2 Dual-Core processors. Designed to maximize productivity and performance, GoBOXX 1400 combines the powerful AMD Athlon processor technology with a WUXGA GlassView Type Active Matrix display for 2D/3D graphics and animation professionals on the go.

"The GoBOXX 1400 is not just another powerful laptop, it truly is a mobile high-performance workstation," said Francois Wolf, director of marketing, BOXX Technologies Inc. "It leverages desktop computing technology so that visual effects professionals can easily run all their advanced applications on a mobile platform. Whether they are modeling, rigging or animating, GoBOXX 1400 delivers the power and portability to get the job done fast almost anywhere."

About GoBOXX 1400

BOXX workstations are application tuned and custom configured to meet the demands of all visual computing professionals. The GoBOXX 1400 mobile workstation offers outstanding price performance and upgradeability with a robust feature set that includes:

--  NVIDIA Quadro with PCI-Express FX Go 1400 GPU with OpenGL and 256MB of
    video memory
    
--  AMD Athlon 64 X2 Processors provides real workstation processing power
    far beyond a simple notebook processor
    
--  17" 1680x1050 WSXGA+ GlassView Type Active Matrix display with super-
    wide viewing angles
    
--  Dual HDD Support with RAID 0 and 1 (Serial ATA or IDE Dual Smart Bay
    Optical Drives)
    
--  Dual-channel DDR2 memory for maximum memory bandwidth
    
--  2 DIMM slots supporting up to 2GB memory
    
--  Full-size keyboard with numeric keypad with built-in touchpad pointing
    device with scrolling slider
    
--  Built in 1.3M pixels digital video camera, wireless networking
    functionality, RAID protection and more
    
Pricing and Availability

GoBOXX 1400 is available now through BOXX and its worldwide network of resellers. Prices vary with system configurations. All BOXX products include the company's renowned technical support which ensures that users always get the most out of their investment. For more information, call BOXX toll free 1-877-877 BOXX (North America) or 512-835-0400 (outside North America), email sales at sales@boxxtech.com or visit the BOXX website at www.boxxtech.com.

About BOXX Technologies Inc.

BOXX® Technologies Inc., headquartered in Austin, Texas, is a leading developer and manufacturer of high-performance workstations and render nodes specifically designed to meet the high performance and reliability requirements of digital content creators working in the 3D, animation, special effects, digital film, game development and broadcast markets. BOXX's rapid integration of cutting-edge computing technologies selected and optimized to deliver the best possible performance when running digital content creation (DCC) applications is reflected in its extensive line of uniquely featured and highly customizable systems, including BOXX APEXX™ 4, 3DBOXX™ workstations, GoBOXX and RenderBOXX® render nodes. For more information on BOXX Technologies Inc., please visit the BOXX website at www.boxxtech.com.

BOXX, GoBOXX, APEXX and RenderBOXX are registered trademarks of BOXX Technologies Inc., registered in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Other product and company names herein may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies. BOXX Technologies, 10435 Burnet #120, Austin, TX 78758, tel: 512-835-0400, fax: 512-835-0434. Features, pricing, availability and specifications are subject to change without notice.

Contact Information

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    BOXX Contact:
    François Wolf
    Director of Marketing
    512-835-0400 x316
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