NVIDIA unconnected with 3DS

By June 8, 2010Newswires

NVIDIA unconnected with 3DS

Mobile industry insiders, speaking with Digital Foundry, have said that the much-rumoured tie-up between Nintendo and NVIDIA for the console-maker’s auto-stereoscopic 3D handheld is not happening.

According to our two independent, unconnected sources, the Nintendo 3DS – almost certain to be revealed at E3 – features a design totally divorced from the NVIDIA Tegra SoC (system on chip) initially thought to have been powering the DS successor. It’s now thought that Nintendo has instead chosen a Japanese partner for the 3D acceleration hardware within the 3DS.

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