March 20, 2018
Archives  News  ATI Has Surprise for Mac Expo  

Monday, July 17, 2000
ATI Has Surprise for Mac Expo
3:26 PM | Michael Eilers | Comment on this story, the official news wire for the 2000 Macworld Expo, has released a list of developer profiles for Macworld Expo New York, which begins tomorrow and runs through the 21st. Among the many listings is an extremely tasty morsel regarding ATI and new Macs to be announced at the expo! It seems that RADEON cards in new Power Macintosh computers is not a rumor, but is solid reality. And ATI's new portable chip will make its way into the iMac line. Here is an excerpt from the report:

ATI will launch RADEON, the world's most powerful graphics processor
for the MAC. ATI plans a surprise announcement on July 19. In a
keynote, wait for Apple to announce three new systems with ATI
graphics in them. One will be an iMac with the RAGE 4XL chip, the
remaining two are PowerMacs which will ship with RAGE 128 PRO standard

RADEON offers the Mac market a new level of 3D performance powered by
features like hardware Transform and Lighting and double data rate

Apple relies on ATI's ICDT and Motion Compensation for their DVD
player and integrated TMDS and ratiometric expansion to support their
monitors like the 22" Apple Cinema Display.

Hmm, two new Power Macs to announce - the mind boggles. We may even see the RADEON card in action at the show. This Macworld Expo is shaping up to be a much bigger event for Mac gamers than we had ever imagined. See our related article on the PC Radeon launch for details.

ATI Radeon Ships for PC MW Exhibitor Profiles

Other Mac Games News for Monday, July 17, 2000

Details on Radeon FSAA8:22 PM
Mac Driving Game Round-up6:43 PM
Third Deus Ex Winner3:43 PM
Mac Baldur's Gate Ships3:38 PM
ATI Has Surprise for Mac Expo3:26 PM
WaterRace at 3dfx's Booth2:15 PM
RUNE Ready for Macworld Expo2:01 PM
Tomb Raider IV 1.0.2 Released1:31 PM
Apple Features Deus Ex12:20 PM
MacSoft's Riding in Style12:08 PM
AustinSoft Announces HappyGear11:34 AM
Diablo II Officially Ships11:22 AM
ATI Radeon Ships for PC!10:19 AM
id Surprise at MacWorld?9:23 AM
IMG Heads To Macworld Expo9:20 AM
Summoner Fun9:19 AM
Another Voodoo5 Review9:16 AM
Cyan Expands, Myst News9:15 AM
Deus Ex Demo Date9:15 AM
Game Doctor July File Released8:32 AM
View all of the Mac games news for Monday, July 17, 2000 on one page

Mac Games News for Friday, July 14, 2000

Deus Ex Winner #26:57 PM
OniCentral Visits Bungie, Part 36:42 PM
Tactical Ops 1.2 on 22nd6:30 PM
Halo Preview Part 211:27 AM
Hoekstra on Elite Force11:08 AM
Terminus 1.5 Released10:34 AM
Summoner Update10:24 AM
Baldur's Gate Shipping Date10:21 AM
Update on DS9: The Fallen10:12 AM
View all of the Mac games news for Friday, July 14, 2000 on one page

Recent Mac Games News

Thursday, July 13, 2000
Wednesday, July 12, 2000
Tuesday, July 11, 2000
Monday, July 10, 2000
Friday, July 7, 2000

Search for other Mac games news stories or browse our Mac Games News Archive.

Archives  News  ATI Has Surprise for Mac Expo