From the press release:
Shipping this fall in North America, ALL-IN-WONDER X800 XT will be available with a manufacturers suggested retail price (MSRP) of $499 USD from major computer retailers and ATI.com. ATI’s European add-in-board manufacturers, including Connect3D Inc., Hightech Information System Limited, Info-Tek Corporation, Sapphire Technology Limited, and Tul Corporation, will offer ALL-IN-WONDER X800 XT in various configurations later this year.
ALL-IN-WONDER X800 XT is the first video card to feature DVI-I and VGA monitor connectivity plus a TV and FM Radio tuner in a single slot device. This video card is also the first ALL-IN-WONDERÂ® to feature new input and output block connectors that provide easy access to peripheral devices.
â€œ ATI continues to set the benchmark by which all other multimedia solutions will be measured,â€ said Godfrey Cheng, Director of Marketing, Multimedia Products, ATI Technologies. â€œWith enhanced connectivity and functionality, combined with the incredible RADEON X800 XT graphics and video processing capabilities, ATI continues to lead the industry.â€
â€œWith the successes of several generations of ALL-IN-WONDER and MULTIMEDIA CENTER software, we’re committed to enhancing the digital computer experience while building upon ATI’s video and software innovations for PC.â€
ALL-IN-WONDER X800 XT features extraordinary video processing capabilities that reduce noise, intelligently de-interlace and accelerate video playback that produce unmatched video quality. With VIDEOSHADERâ„¢ HD, RADEON X800 graphics technology takes advantage of its advanced video processing engine for user programmable video effects, video quality enhancement, and encoding and decoding of many video standards, including MPEG1/2/4, Real Media, DivX and Microsoft Windows Media Video 9. RADEON X800 Graphics Technology also supports the latest high-definition and wide display formats, giving users bigger and more vivid movie, gaming and Internet experiences.
- ALL-IN-WONDER X800 XT includes:
- MULTIMEDIA CENTERâ„¢ 9.02 â€“ ATI’s critically acclaimed software suite includes all the integrated programs to create a true multimedia experience whether it is for home theaters, video editing or game playing. New features include EAZYLOOKâ„¢, a distance user interface for easy-to-read on-screen information for TV and DVDs, and EAZYLAUNCHâ„¢ that allows EAZYLOOK to load directly at Windows start-up and, once loaded, display a menu of launchable features. The software also includes support for digital audio, DVD burning direct from within the MULTIMEDIA CENTER Library application, and more;
- RADEON X800 XT â€“ ALL-IN-WONDER X800 XT delivers full RADEON X800 XT speed, 16 parallel pixel pipelines capable of an incredible eight gigapixels/second fill rate in full precision, and breakthrough image enhancement technology. RADEON X800 Graphics Technology enables High-Definition Gaming to play amazing computer games such as Half-Life 2;
- Digital TV tuner â€“ This silicon digital TV tuner provides instant viewing of up to 125 channels of cable or antenna broadcasts. The tuner also enables high quality reception for FM radio broadcasts;
- Connector dongles â€“ New uniquely designed innovative modular input and output blocks are completely flexible and can be joined together to allow users to place the input and output connections in a variety of easily accessible combinations;
- Serious Magic Visual Communicator â€“ Visual Communicator features a new video production process that integrates real-time video with real-time 3D graphics. The software program includes an on-screen teleprompter, customizable graphics and titles, real-time transition and green screen effects as well as virtual sets;
- REMOTE WONDERâ„¢ II â€“ ATI’s second-generation radio-frequency remote control device allows for complete computer control with the benefits of wireless connectivity;
- Gemstar’s GuidePlus+ – This intelligent free integrated program guide (North America only) allows users to view and search TV listings by category, actor/performer, or date. Schedule and record programs at the click of a mouse â€“ all the benefits of a PVR without the monthly fees;
- Pinnacle Studio 9 (ATI Version) â€“ This newly created full-featured program offers digital video control with additional ATI-based bonuses, and delivers powerful features for consumer video editing;
- muvee autoProducer â€“ muvee autoProducer DVD Edition is integrated into MULTIMEDIA CENTER as automatic video production software that enables users to quickly and easily create home music videos in a fraction of the time it would take using traditional video editing products; and
- Matchware Mediator 7 â€“ The software program allows for the creative combination of text, pictures, videos and sounds to build stunning presentations in a few minutes plus create web sites with streaming video and FlashÂ® executables.
While these features will be built into the North American version of ALL-IN-WONDER X800 XT, European add-in-board manufacturers will each configure their own products, based on ALL-IN-WONDER X800 XT, later this year.