Analogix and Green Throttle Games Make the Smartphone a Big Screen Game Console

Tuesday, January 8, 2013 5:42 am PST

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SANTA CLARA, Calif. & LAS VEGAS
"The mobile device is the new console"

SANTA CLARA, Calif. & LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CES 2013 – Today buyers of the Google Nexus 4 phone and other MyDP enabled mobile devices will be able to enjoy high-performance, multi-player console gaming on the big screen thanks to the Green Throttle™ Games’ Arena App and Atlas Controller that leverage the benefits of Analogix SlimPort™ technology.

SlimPort allows the delivery of uncompressed 3D graphics and video to an HDTV over a simple plug and play cable that allows for high-performance gaming at 60 frames per second; double the performance of other mobile to big screen connectors. Combined with the Arena App on the phone and the Bluetooth-connected Atlas Controller, high-performance console video gaming is now reality on any TV, anywhere your phone travels.

“It’s a revolution gaming quality from a mobile device,” said Andre Bouwer, vice president of sales and marketing. “Simply connect a SlimPort cable to any TV and enjoy big screen gaming in HD at 60Hz, all while the device continues to charge.”

On display at the CES 2013 tradeshow in the VESA Booth 21431 on the South Hall Lower Level and at the LVH by appointment, SlimPort branded products are based on DisplayPort technology and are compliant with the Mobility DisplayPort (MyDP) standard, owned by VESA.

“The mobile device is the new console,” said Charles Huang, co-founder and CEO of Green Throttle Games. “High-speed first-person and multi-player gaming in rich 3D worlds are a reality with SlimPort technology, a Google Nexus 4 and an Atlas Controller.”

SlimPort accessories like cables and adapters provide connectivity to all major display standards - HDMI, VGA, DVI, DisplayPort and Thunderbolt and can be found on www.slimportconnect.com starting at $29.99.

About Green Throttle Games

Green Throttle Games, Inc. is a Santa Clara, CA based company that develops high-quality, innovative games and hardware for mobile devices. The company's founders Charles Huang, Matt Crowley and Karl Townsend, visionaries from the video game and mobile industries teamed up to unlock the potential of mobile on the big screen, connecting people and platforms in a way that is simple and fun. More information about Green Throttle Games is available on the company's website at www.greenthrottle.com.

About Analogix Semiconductor

Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. designs and manufactures semiconductors for the digital multimedia market, from portable devices such as smart phones to high-end graphics cards and large, high-definition displays. Analogix is the market leader in providing end-to-end interface connectivity semiconductor solutions for DisplayPort, including the SlimPort family of products. For more information visit www.analogix.com or follow us on Twitter @Analogix.

Analogix and SlimPort are trademarks or registered trademarks of Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. All other trademarks and trade names are the property of their respective owners.

 

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Analogix Contact
Stowe Consulting
Kim Stowe, 408.839.8750
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Green Throttle Games Contact
Spark PR
Brian Kemp, 415-321-1860
greenthrottle@sparkpr.com