Zotac Releases GeForce GTX 570 AMP! Edition

December 20, 2010

Zotac has released a graphics card based on the NVIDIA GTX 570 chipset. Named the “GTX 570 AMP! Edition,” the GPU aims to amplify “your gaming experience with stunning visual realism and clarity.”

In regards to high-end gaming, the hardware manufacturer claims the card will deliver “outstanding performance in the latest Microsoft DirectX 11 powered titles with hardware tessellation enabled for a flawless gaming experience.”

Hardware tessellation is a new way of processing graphics that will showcase more realistic and organic-looking structures.

On their AMP! Line of GPUs, ZOTAC International marketing director Carsten Berger said, “ZOTAC is always pushing the performance limits with our AMP! Editions. The latest GeForce GTX 570 AMP! Edition is tweaked and tuned to deliver the absolute best performance in Microsoft DirectX 11 titles without sacrificing stability or reliability.”

ZOTAC’s GTX 570 AMP! Edition will include a copy of 3D-platformer Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands and an exclusive ZOTAC Boost Premium application bundle.

General details and specifications are posted below:

Product Name
ZOTAC GeForce GTX 570 AMP! Edition
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 570
Engine Clock speed
780 MHz
Unified Shaders
Shader Clock
1560 MHz
Memory Clock speed
4000 MHz
1280MB DDR5
Memory interface
Display Outputs
Dual dual-link DVI & mini-HDMI
Active (with fan)
DirectX version
DirectX 11 with Shader Model 5.0
Other hardware features
8-channel Digital Surround Sound, HDMI 1.4a compatible (xvYCC Color & DeepColor compatible), hardware accelerated Blu-ray 3D ready, NVIDIA SLI ready, NVIDIA 3D Vision Surround ready, PCI Express 2.0 interface (Compatible with 1.1)
Software features
nView Multi-Display, Hardware Video Decode Acceleration Technology, NVIDIA CUDA technology, OpenGL 4.1
Windows 7 Capability
Windows 7 with DirectCompute support

To purchase ZOTAC’s GeForce GTX 570 AMP! Edition, head on over to the company’s website.

For more information on the 570 GPU, check out GeForce.com’s GTX 570 product page.