Xi Graphics Announces UNIX(R) Graphics Support for Satellite Pro 4600

Release Includes Solaris and Linux Laptop Support

For Toshiba Satellite Pro 4600 With Trident XP Graphics Chip



Jul 05, 2001, 01:00 ET from Xi Graphics Inc.

    DENVER, July 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Xi Graphics Inc., a privately held firm
 that specializes in premium graphics support software for Linux and UNIX
 systems, has released graphics system software support for the Toshiba
 Satellite Pro 4600, which uses the Trident XP graphics chip.
     In addition to Linux, the new software supports laptops running Solaris 8
 for Intel.  This support is available in the standard Laptop Accelerated-X
 boxed product, and is free to current owners of Xi Graphics Laptop Server v6.
 Current owners may download from the ftp site at ftp.xig.com.
     "Solaris fans will be particularly happy to hear about this new support,"
 said David Methvin, Xi Graphic's president and CEO.  "It's often difficult to
 find good laptop graphics support for Solaris, as is the case with the
 Satellite Pro 4600."
     A free downloadable demo is available at the Xi Graphic's Web site at
 www.xig.com.  The cost of Laptop Accelerated-X is $149.95 domestic.  Customers
 may order via the Web site or the toll-free number at 800-946-7433.
 Currently, support for the Satellite Pro 4600 is 2D, with Dual View ability in
 both Single Logical Screen and Zoom view modes.  OpenGL 3D support for the
 laptop is expected to be announced shortly.  All Xi Graphics' products come
 with free technical support via phone and e-mail.
 
     About Xi Graphics Inc.
     Xi Graphics Inc., developers of the Accelerated-X Display Server product
 line, specializes in premium graphics support software for laptop and desktop
 graphics hardware operated with Linux and UNIX(R).  Founded in 1994, Xi
 Graphics is a privately held corporation located in Denver, Colo.  The company
 provides retail products sold direct and through resellers and OEMs worldwide.
 Products include free customer support via phone and e-mail.  For more
 information, contact Xi Graphics at 800-946-7433 or visit their Web site at
 www.xig.com.
     Xi Graphics is a member of the Video Electronics Standards Association,
 The Open Group's X Project Team and a member of the Board of Linux
 International.  Xi Graphics' innovative systems software enables Linux and
 UNIX to run on desktops, laptops and multi-head configurations with 2D and 3D
 hardware acceleration.
 
     Linux is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.  All other trademarks are property
 of their respective owners.
 
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    DENVER, July 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Xi Graphics Inc., a privately held firm
 that specializes in premium graphics support software for Linux and UNIX
 systems, has released graphics system software support for the Toshiba
 Satellite Pro 4600, which uses the Trident XP graphics chip.
     In addition to Linux, the new software supports laptops running Solaris 8
 for Intel.  This support is available in the standard Laptop Accelerated-X
 boxed product, and is free to current owners of Xi Graphics Laptop Server v6.
 Current owners may download from the ftp site at ftp.xig.com.
     "Solaris fans will be particularly happy to hear about this new support,"
 said David Methvin, Xi Graphic's president and CEO.  "It's often difficult to
 find good laptop graphics support for Solaris, as is the case with the
 Satellite Pro 4600."
     A free downloadable demo is available at the Xi Graphic's Web site at
 www.xig.com.  The cost of Laptop Accelerated-X is $149.95 domestic.  Customers
 may order via the Web site or the toll-free number at 800-946-7433.
 Currently, support for the Satellite Pro 4600 is 2D, with Dual View ability in
 both Single Logical Screen and Zoom view modes.  OpenGL 3D support for the
 laptop is expected to be announced shortly.  All Xi Graphics' products come
 with free technical support via phone and e-mail.
 
     About Xi Graphics Inc.
     Xi Graphics Inc., developers of the Accelerated-X Display Server product
 line, specializes in premium graphics support software for laptop and desktop
 graphics hardware operated with Linux and UNIX(R).  Founded in 1994, Xi
 Graphics is a privately held corporation located in Denver, Colo.  The company
 provides retail products sold direct and through resellers and OEMs worldwide.
 Products include free customer support via phone and e-mail.  For more
 information, contact Xi Graphics at 800-946-7433 or visit their Web site at
 www.xig.com.
     Xi Graphics is a member of the Video Electronics Standards Association,
 The Open Group's X Project Team and a member of the Board of Linux
 International.  Xi Graphics' innovative systems software enables Linux and
 UNIX to run on desktops, laptops and multi-head configurations with 2D and 3D
 hardware acceleration.
 
     Linux is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.  All other trademarks are property
 of their respective owners.
 
                     MAKE YOUR OPINION COUNT -  Click Here
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