Nvidia Unveils New Flagship GPU for Visual Computing

Category: News
ANAHEIM, CA — Nvidia has unveiled the visual computing industry’s new flagship technology – the NVIDIA Quadro K6000 GPU, the fastest GPU built.

NVIDIA also launched a new line of professional graphics GPUs for mobile workstations, delivering the highest levels of performance and graphics memory ever available on mobile platforms.

The Quadro K6000 GPU delivers five-times higher compute performance and nearly double the graphics capability of its predecessor, the NVIDIA Quadro 6000 GPU, and features the largest and fastest graphics memory.

Combining breakthrough performance and advanced capabilities in a power-efficient design, the Quadro K6000 GPU enables leading organizations such as Pixar, Nissan, Apache Corporation and the Weather Channel's WSI division to tackle visualization and analysis workloads of unprecedented size and scope.

The Quadro K6000 GPU is based on the Nvidia Kepler architecture - the fastest, most efficient GPU architecture. Key performance features and capabilities include:

  • 12GB ultra‐fast GDDR5 graphics memory lets designers and animators model and render characters and scenes at unprecedented scale, complexity and richness
  • 2,880 streaming multiprocessor (SMX) cores deliver faster visualization and compute horsepower than previous-generation products
  • Supports four simultaneous displays and up to 4k resolution with DisplayPort 1.2
  • Ultra-low latency video I/O and support for large‐scale visualizations

"The Nvidia Quadro K6000 GPU is the highest performance, most capable GPU ever created for the professional graphics market," said Ed Ellet, senior vice president, Professional Solutions  Group at Nvidia "It will significantly change the game for animators, digital designers and engineers, enabling them to make the impossible possible."

New Mobile Workstation GPUs

Nvidia also revealed a new flagship professional graphics GPU for workstation notebooks, the Nvidia Quadro K5100M GPU. Delivering the highest levels of performance and graphics memory available on notebook platforms, the Quadro K5100M anchors a new line of NVIDIA Unveils New Flagship Professional Graphics Processor workstation notebook graphics that includes the Quadro K4100M, K3100M, K2100M, K1100M, K610M, and K510M GPUs.

Quadro GPUs are designed, built and tested by NVIDIA to provide the superb reliability, compatibility and dependability that professionals require. They are certified and recommended by more than 150 leading software application providers worldwide.

The Nvidia Quadro K6000 will be available beginning this fall from Dell, Lenovo and other major workstation providers; from systems integrators, including BOXX Technologies and Supermicro; and from authorized distribution partners, including PNY Technologies in North America and Europe, ELSA and Ryoyo in Japan, and Leadtek in Asia Pacific.

The new Quadro mobile workstation graphics product line will be available beginning this fall from major mobile workstation OEMs.



Other News

MastersFX Evolves Digital Make-up Effects in 'Fallen Skies'
2-Sep-2014
The Story of Frozen to Air
29-Aug-2014
Pixar Revs Up Tractor for Release
29-Aug-2014
Milk Creates Half-Face Man for New 'Doctor Who' Series
29-Aug-2014
More News Headlines
Most Read