ATI Radeon(TM) HD 5570 Graphics Brings a Big Visual Experience to Small Form Factor PCs

The newest addition to the AMD graphics family strengthens the world's only complete line-up of award-winning DirectX® 11 capable graphics cards, delivering exceptional HD multimedia and gaming performance at a mainstream price

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AMD (NYSE: AMD) today introduced the ATI Radeon(TM) HD 5570 graphics card, perfect for endusers seeking an energy efficient, lowprofile DirectX® 11 card for small form factor PCs. The ATI Radeon HD 5570 graphics card joins the awardwinning line of AMD graphics that fully support DirectX 11, as well as ATI Eyefinity [http://www.amd.com/us/products/technologies/eyefinity/Pages/eyefinity.aspx] multidisplay technology and ATI Stream[http://www.amd.com/us/products/technologies/stream-technology/Pages/stream-technology.aspx] capabilities. This latest offering completes a full DirectX 11 refresh of AMD discrete graphics products, bringing customers a choice of cuttingedge graphics cards to match every budget and form factor.

"AMD recognizes that small form factor PCs are becoming more popular and low profile graphics upgrade options have been limited to date," said Matt Skynner, vice president and general manager, AMD Graphics Division. "Customers purchasing small form factor PCs are looking for improved performance while gaming, watching HD video or working with the latest productivity applications. The ATI Radeon HD 5570 graphics card delivers all of this at a price that won't break the bank."

In addition to ATI Eyefinity and DirectX 11 support, the ATI Radeon HD 5570 also delivers full 1080p HD playback and supports ATI Stream technology,2 helping to boost performance for video playback and productivity applications, all while enabling a full Microsoft Windows® 7 experience.

A sleek, energy efficient PC based on ATI Radeon HD 5570 graphics, combined with new AMD Phenom(TM) II X4 905e[http://www.amd.com/us/products/desktop/processors/phenom-ii/Pages/phenom-ii.aspx] processors at 65W and AMD 7series chipsets, can power immersive gaming and vivid digital entertainment. These platforms are an excellent choice for system builders and home theater enthusiasts seeking Eye-Definition entertainment.

- Advanced performance, affordable price: The ATI Radeon HD 5570 graphics card provides great game play in DirectX® 11 titles such as Codemaster's Colin McRae(TM) : DiRT® 2(TM)[http://www.dirt2game.com/] , EA Phenomic's BattleForge(TM)[http://game.amd.com/us-en/play_info.aspx?p=0&id=34] , GSC Game World's S.T.A.L.K.E.R: Call of Pripyat(TM)[http://game.amd.com/us-en/play_info.aspx?p=0&id=49] and Battlefield[http://game.amd.com/us-en/play_info.aspx?p=0&id=34]: Bad Company(TM) 2 as well as DirectX® 9, DirectX® 10, DirectX® 10.1 and OpenGL titles. The ATI Radeon(TM) HD 5570 delivers up to a 60 percent performance improvement over the closest competing product in its class.
- Expanding the Desktop: The latest in ATI Eyefinity technology enables up to three displays to be used with a single ATI Radeon HD 5570 graphics card,1 delivering a highly immersive gaming experience, and helping to boost productivity in home and office applications.
- Accelerate with ATI Stream technology: ATI Stream technology helps to speed up video transcoding and to improve video playback performance with applications such as Adobe® Flash®. ATI Stream technology also delivers video enhancements that help enable better visual quality and sharper, more vibrant images.2
- Immersive HD multimedia experience: The ATI Radeon(TM) HD 5570 graphics card delivers the same rich HD multimedia capabilities as the enthusiastclass ATI Radeon HD 5870, with features such as HDMI 1.3a with Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio for a premium media PC experience.

Supporting Resources

- Pictures: See photos of the ATI Radeon(TM) HD 5570 on Flickr
http://www.flickr.com/photos/amd_unprocessed/sets/72157623257195103/
- Product page: ATI Radeon(TM) graphics product information
http://www.amd.com/US/PRODUCTS/DESKTOP/GRAPHICS/ATI-RADEON-HD-5000/Pages/ati-radeon-hd-5000.aspx
- Product page: Discover a new realm of panoramic computing with ATI Eyefinity technology
http://www.amd.com/us/products/technologies/eyefinity/Pages/eyefinity.aspx
- Video: It's so easy to upgrade your PC's graphics, even a monkey can do it
http://game.amd.com/us-en/
- Video: See the performance difference DirectX® 11 makes in EA Phenomic's BattleForge(TM) , on YouTube
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J9mooWbChQU
- Video: Game developers share their thoughts on DirectX® 11, on YouTube
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mlxILZuCb-g
- Learn more about DirectX® 11: See the difference it can make, on AMD GAME!
http://game.amd.com/us-en/promotion_dx11.aspx
- Twitter: Follow AMD graphics news on Twitter at @ATIGraphics
http://twitter.com/ATIGraphics
- Facebook: Become a fan of AMD technology on Facebook
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