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Free Stormrise Game Coupons bundled with HIS 4890, 4870, 4850 & 4670 Models, Now available in

HIS Office, July 2, 2009

For Immediate Release - July 2, 2009 -- Hightech Information System (HIS), a leading manufacturer of ATI Radeon-based graphics cards, today announces the game bundling of Stormrise, an innovative real time strategy video game developed by The Creative Assembly and published by Sega. The bestseller gamer coupons will be available with the award-winning HIS 4850 & 4890 Series for a limited time.

" With Stormrise and its long line of high caliber RTS titles, the game are poised to revolutionize the RTS arena. Take advantage of the powerful DirectX® 10.1 engine, which delivers unparallel image quality and blindingly fast performance that only comes with HIS RadeonTM HD 4850 series premium graphics. Enthusiast gamers will experience the stunning visuals effects right out of the box" said Peter Yeung, Global Marketing Director for Hightech Information System.

Stormrise offers fans of the classic RTS genre an immersive and dramatic twist while challenging the conscience of the gamer. Experience the heat of the battlefield by leading your troops from the front line, instead of the traditional way of controlling the units from a detached view point. Stormrise also allows units to be commanded in the air, across rooftops, on the earth's surface and even underground, this unique idea of "verticality" introduces multiple layers of gameplay that must be mastered for strategic advantage. The experience is heightened by a simple yet effective control system tailored specifically for consoles, which allows easy unit selection, rapid navigation and precise deployment.

Free Game Bundle in the following models:-

The ATI Radeon HD 4800 Series GPUs deliver a cinematic gaming experience with unprecedented performance. The powerful new TeraScale graphics will propel you deep into your gameplay with seamless frame rates and high resolutions. Enhanced anti-aliasing (AA) and anisotropic filtering create striking graphics with unparalleled realism so you can max out the settings of the most demanding next-generation games or revitalize your favorite titles. Play today while preparing for tomorrow with tessellation, support for DirectX® 10.1 and scalable ATI CrossFireXTM technology.

Newegg Store: (Free game w/ purchase, while Supply Last)


DirectX 10.1 - Faster game performance on HIS RadeonTM graphics

Performance Benchmark of Stormrise in ATI Radeon 4870X2

Faster Gaming Performance!

  • Up to 30% performance improvements with DirectX 10.1
  • From 30% to 200% performance lead over competition
  • Up to 2x Crossfire Scaling, up to 3x with more than two GPUs


Superior image quality by adding more visual realism at playable frame rates

" Turn on the Screen Space Ambient Occlusion in Stormrise, solely in DirectX10.1 Gaming Environment"

" Gaussian Filtered Shadow Maps smoothen the shadows rendering that don't flicker when the camera moves."

Experience the DirectX 10.1 Difference - 25% Average Performance Improvement


Other Advantages

  • Take advantage of an innovative new approach to SSAO

  • Accelerates shadow map sampling through ShaderModel 4.1

  • Superior image quality by adding more visual realism at playable frame rates

Accelerate your reality and command the conflict on every level

In StormriseTM, choose between commanding the crisp military precision of the Echelon or the brutal efficiency and innate abilities of the Sai. Fight for survival and show the enemy who's boss.

Experince the stunning visual gaming performance of ATI RadeonTM HD 4850 Premium graphics:  

  • Immerse yourself in the latest features and superior technology of advanced HD gaming with enhanced anti-aliasing and support for Microsoft® DirectX® 10.1.
  • Pump up the intensity and demand the best from the WHIP SELECTTM intuitive next-generation controls.

Coordinate your forces to bring the battle to the enemy in the perfect campaign on land, in the air, and even underground. Brave the storm and rise above.

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