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Next-Gen Nintendo DS Handheld GPU Contract Apparently Won By NVIDIA-- Will be Tegra-powered in 2010

Discussion in 'Nvidia' started by parallax-scroll, Oct 15, 2009.

  1. http://www.edge-online.com/news/next-gen-ds-planned-for-late-2010-–-report

    I must admit, I'm surprised. I was expecting that AMD / ATI would've
    that it would've been based on the AMD / ATI Hollywood GPU in the
    which itself is a faster version of the Flipper GPU designed by ArtX
    during 1998-1999
    for the GameCube. (just before ATI bought ArtX).
    I'd have thought the original ArtX architecture, made faster by AMD /
    would've been perfect for the next-gen DS. The ArtX-designed Flipper
    vastly superior to the PS1/N64- level graphics of the current DS / DS
    lite and faster DSi.

    If it happens (Tegra in the new DS) this will mark the first time an
    Nvidia chip
    is put into a released Nintendo product.
    parallax-scroll, Oct 15, 2009
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    Steven9DS Guest

    this is indeed interesting
    Steven9DS, Oct 16, 2009
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