VisionTek Products today announced the official launch of the VisionTek
Killer™ 2100 Gaming Network Card. VisionTek has partnered with Bigfoot
Networks to manufacture and sell the fastest network card ever made for online
games through North American online and retail channels, as a compliment to
VisionTek’s full line of PC graphics cards and accessories.
This network interface card (NIC) combines elements of speed, intelligence
and control demanded by gamers with major throughput and latency enhancements
and an innovative and easy-to-use software interface. The VisionTek Killer 2100
epitomizes blazing speed and maximum performance of up to 10X better than that
of standard connections, with a sleek, new race-inspired exterior.
“The majority of new PC game titles are built for the on-line environment,”
said Michael Innes, COO & EVP of VisionTek Products, LLC. “Everyone is
looking for an edge to enhance their on-line experience and the launch of the
Killer 2100 product brings significant improvements to this environment. Online
gaming is the dominant factor keeping the PC gaming platform flourishing and the
new Killer 2100 product takes it to another level.”
"Killer 2100 is the only network card that actually improves the online
gaming experience," said Michael Howse, CEO, Bigfoot Networks. "Its Network
Processing Unit and unique Game Networking DNA offload and accelerate game
traffic, providing the smoothest, most responsive experience online gamers have
ever had. We’re delighted to partner with PC enthusiast vendor, VisionTek to
give their gaming customers a crucial edge over their
The VisionTek Killer™ 2100 Gaming Network Card is based on Bigfoot Networks’
groundbreaking Game Networking DNA™ technology, comprised of a dedicated network
processor (NPU), Advanced Game Detect™, Windows stack bypass, Visual Bandwidth
Control™ and other optimizations designed to deliver the best online gaming
experience possible. A plug-and-play solution, the VisionTek Killer 2100
accelerates latency-sensitive game traffic while reducing stuttering, freezing
and other symptoms of lag, giving online gamers a competitive edge at every
level of experience. For those who want to tune their PC, this card offers
powerful tools for monitoring and optimizing network performance from Visual
Bandwidth Control real-time feedback to an Online Gaming PC Monitor feature for
at-a-glance graphical displays for tracking performance statistics.
The VisionTek Killer™ 2100 Gaming Network Card starting at an MSRP of $129.99
is now available or coming soon to Best Buy.com, CompUSA, Dell.com, NewEgg.com,
Tiger.com, NCIX, Amazon.com, Buy.com, D&H Distribution and Ingram Micro
Distribution, in Systemax and MainGear PCs and at other leading PC consumer
outlets in North America. Visit http://www.visiontek.com to learn more.
To see Killer 2100 in action, please visit the Electronic Entertainment Expo
(E3), June 15 - 17 in Los Angeles.