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NVIDIA Scoops Up Computex Tradeshow Awards for Tegra K1, GRID

Company Sets Computex Record With Sixth Annual Honor

TAIPEI, TAIWAN -- (Marketwired) -- 06/01/14 -- Computex -- For the sixth year running, NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) has clinched a Best Choice Award at Computex, picking up the honor for NVIDIA® GRID™ technology, as well as a coveted "Golden Award" for the NVIDIA Tegra® K1 mobile processor.

NVIDIA's honors mark the longest Best Choice Award win-streak of any international Computex exhibitor. More than 475 technology products from nearly 200 vendors competed for this year's recognition.

Tegra K1 is a 192-core super chip, built on the NVIDIA Kepler® architecture -- the world's most advanced and energy-efficient GPU. Tegra K1's 192 fully programmable CUDA cores deliver the most advanced mobile graphics and performance, and its compute capabilities open up many new applications and experiences in fields such as computer vision, advanced imaging, speech recognition and video editing.

NVIDIA GRID enables GPU-capable virtualization solutions from Citrix, Microsoft and VMware, and is sold in high-volume offerings by Dell, HP and IBM. GRID technology, also based on the Kepler architecture, enables multiple users to share a single GPU, improving user density while providing true PC performance and compatibility. GRID is designed to provide industry-leading graphics performance with low-latency display technology to enhance the performance of demanding visual computing applications on virtual desktops.

Computex is the largest technology tradeshow in Asia and the second-largest in the world. The tradeshow's Best Choice Awards, established in 2002, honor innovation, functionality and market potential.

NVIDIA GRID won in the "Cloud Computing" category. In the "IC & Components" category, Tegra K1 picked up a Golden Award, which honors the most outstanding product in a category.

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About NVIDIA
Since 1993, NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) has pioneered the art and science of visual computing. The company's technologies are transforming a world of displays into a world of interactive discovery -- for everyone from gamers to scientists, and consumers to enterprise customers. More information at http://nvidianews.nvidia.com and http://blogs.nvidia.com.

Certain statements in this press release including, but not limited to, statements as to: the performance and impact of the NVIDIA Tegra K1 processor and NVIDIA GRID technology are forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause results to be materially different than expectations. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially include: global economic conditions; our reliance on third parties to manufacture, assemble, package and test our products; the impact of technological development and competition; development of new products and technologies or enhancements to our existing product and technologies; market acceptance of our products or our partners' products; design, manufacturing or software defects; changes in consumer preferences or demands; changes in industry standards and interfaces; unexpected loss of performance of our products or technologies when integrated into systems; as well as other factors detailed from time to time in the reports NVIDIA files with the Securities and Exchange Commission, or SEC, including its Form 10-Q for the quarterly period ended April 27, 2014. Copies of reports filed with the SEC are posted on the company's website and are available from NVIDIA without charge. These forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and speak only as of the date hereof, and, except as required by law, NVIDIA disclaims any obligation to update these forward-looking statements to reflect future events or circumstances.

© 2014 NVIDIA Corporation. All rights reserved. NVIDIA, the NVIDIA logo, Tegra, Kepler, and NVIDIA GRID are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of NVIDIA Corporation in the U.S. and other countries. Other company and product names may be trademarks of the respective companies with which they are associated. Features, pricing, availability and specifications are subject to change without notice.

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