NEC Display Solutions Japan (NECDS-J) validates and will offer the Matrox AuroraVX Series display controller board

Matrox AuroraVX Series boards to be sold with NECDS-J medical displays

Montreal, Canada, April 4, 2006 —Matrox Graphics Inc., the leading manufacturer of graphics solutions for professionals, today announced that NECDS-J has validated and will offer the Matrox AuroraVX Series™ display controller board with its medical MD21GS-3MP, MD21GS-2MP displays in Japan. The AuroraVX Series of display controller boards maximize display output options, powering up to three displays from a single low-profile PCI Express board. The AuroraVX3mp supports a Navigation Console (NC) up to a resolution of 2 MP, along with two Twin Imaging Displays (TIDs) of 2 MP each or 3 MP each.

"Offering the Matrox AuroraVX3mp board for our medical displays affords our customers the convenience and cost-savings of purchasing a single PCI Express board to drive a very typical triple-display configuration," says Tohru Kobori, marketing manager, Japan Asia Pacific Sales, NECDS-J. "Matrox has always provided outstanding quality and stability with their medical imaging solutions and the Matrox AuroraVX3mp is no exception. The AuroraVX3mp features a solid feature-set and great performance to help our customers accomplish their tasks."

Equipped with Hardware Pivot, the AuroraVX Series of display controller boards is capable of driving various combinations of color and grayscale displays in portrait and/or landscape modes, and features an 8- or 10-bit display output for 256 or 1024 simultaneous shades of gray, depending on the available displays attached. Providing medical imaging professionals with versatile multi-display options, the AuroraVX3mp offers excellent performance and stunning image quality, ideal for Picture Archiving and Communications Systems (PACS), and a variety of modalities such as X-Ray imaging, Computed Tomography (CT), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and Digital Radiography (DR).

"Matrox is very happy to continue its relationship with NEC Display Solutions Japan," says George Rigas, business development manger, medical imaging, Matrox Graphics, Inc. "NEC customers will be pleased with the price/performance, compact form factor, quality and stability of our display controller board bundled with NEC's high quality and reliable medical displays."

About NEC Display Solutions, Ltd. (NECDS)

NEC Display Solutions, Ltd. is a company which has inherited all the display enterprises that lasted more than the half-century and have been supported within the NEC group. NECDS has led the market for the monitor in 1985 since MultiSync sale. For while, a lot of the leading company in the world has regularly used the MultiSync monitor. NECDS has developed the new technology which is combined with progress of an information society. And, NECDS have met the request of a customer. As a company of a rare display unit special occupation, NECDS tackles the newest and the best display unit development, industrializes, and is meeting the requests of many customers, also is leading the market for the display and monitor. For more information, visit www.nec-display.com.

For more information about Matrox Graphics Inc., contact graphics@matrox.com.

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