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Synonyms for accelerator

a valve that regulates the supply of fuel to the engine

(chemistry) a substance that initiates or accelerates a chemical reaction without itself being affected

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Furthermore, our Sun Blade 2000 workstation configured with a Sun XVR-500 graphics accelerator offers an industry best price point for a powerful 64-bit, 3D workstation.
Additionally, the Diamond Viper Pro Video is the first graphics accelerator to provide hardware accelerated digital video playback in resolutions of up to 1280 x 1024 and is compatible with standard compression formats including Indeo, Cinepak, Video-1 and MPEG.
ATI's new ultra high-end workstation graphics accelerators leverage our best technology while focusing on the unique features of the workstation market.
The Wildcat III 6110 graphics accelerator supports the latest professional standards including OpenGL 1.
The FireGL 3D workstation graphics accelerators have made a noted market share gain in the last few quarters," said Lloyd Cohen, Research Director, Technical Computing, IDC.
Products range from optical storage for high quality digital media or critical business data backup, to graphics accelerators and audio cards to "Techie Toyz" case modding accessories.
Expanding on the FireGL(TM) family of workstation graphics accelerators, the FireGL X3-256 gives users high-end features such as dual DVI connectors for multi-display applications, dual link support for 9 megapixel displays, stereo 3D capabilities with quad-buffered support, 12 pixel pipelines, six geometry engines, increased sub-pixel precision and 256MB of GDDR3 memory.
NASDAQ: ATYT; TSX: ATY) today announced the FireGL(TM) T2-128 workstation graphics accelerator is an Elite graphics option for the Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4/Xeon-based HP Workstation xw4100.
The FireGL X2-256, ATI's highest performance workstation graphics accelerator with 256MB of unified graphics memory and dual DVI-I interfaces, delivers fast 3D performance and superior quality imaging for professional applications.
Z/I Imaging Corporation, an Intergraph Company (NASDAQ:INGR), announced today that it will integrate the latest 3Dlabs(R) Wildcat(R)4 graphics accelerator in the company's ImageStation(R) photogrammetric hardware solutions - the ImageStation workstation and the ImageStation Stereo Softcopy Kit (SSK) - to deliver the industry's highest level of 3D graphics performance.
a leading innovator in professional visual processing, today announced that its Wildcat(R) technology is powering the Sun(R) XVR-1200 graphics accelerator.
3Dlabs, the leading innovator in visual processing, supplies graphics accelerator solutions to a broad range of professionals including the Computer Aided Design (CAD), Digital Content Creation (DCC), and visual simulation markets.
Nasdaq:CREAF), at Siggraph(R) 2002 tradeshow booth 19086, today announced that the Wildcat(R) 3D graphics accelerator family will support upcoming AMD Opteron(TM) and AMD Athlon(TM) processors with Hammer technology.
3Dlabs is a pioneer in graphics technology and supplies graphics accelerator solutions to professionals in Computer Aided Design (CAD), Digital Content Creation (DCC), and visual simulation markets.
3Dlabs is a market-leading graphics vendor, supplying graphics accelerator solutions for professionals in Computer Aided Design (CAD), Digital Content Creation (DCC) and visual simulation markets.