Xenon Systems has been named the exclusive distributor of the OpenGL professional graphics card, the Fire GL X1. The card features ATI’s new FGL 9700 Visual Processing Unit (VPU) and is available in two configurations: a 128MB version featuring the AGP 3.0 8X/4X bus, and a 256MB configuration featuring the AGP PRO50 bus. The card features real-time cinematic rendering and animation, new graphics architecture, collaborative workflow with 3D asset management and dual monitor support. The FIRE GL X1 is aimed at digital content creators, engineers and game developers who require the power to generate high level 3D animation, real-life visual effects and design work in real-time.
The 128MB configuration sells for $1985. The 256MB version costs $2485.