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IGT Creates Industry-Leading Casino Entertainment Experiences Powered By AMD's Graphics Solutions At G2E 2012

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LAS VEGAS, Oct. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and systems technology, will debut its latest innovative casino gaming products featuring the AMD Radeon™ E6760 embedded graphics processing unit (GPU) at the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) in Las Vegas.

"By partnering with AMD, IGT is able to use the most advanced graphics processors that allow us to develop the cutting-edge casino games on our Center Stage™ and other game platforms," said Jim Vasquez, IGT vice president of Engineering. "For our players, this means an enhanced level of entertainment that ranges from interactive touchscreens to multimedia displays on some of our newest games this year."

IGT has incorporated several AMD products in its new casino slot games including the AMD Radeon™ E6760 GPU. The AMD graphics platforms allow IGT game developers to design integrated displays with HD video and 3D effects while also delivering the high-speed performance needed for compelling game functionality. At G2E, attendees will see how these exceptional graphics will translate into new gaming experiences.

"AMD is proud to provide IGT with the tools needed to develop cutting-edge games as well as the advanced graphics technology that ensures players have the most immersive and exciting casino experience possible," said Arun Iyengar, corporate vice president and general manager, AMD Embedded Solutions. "With the latest AMD Radeon™ E6760 GPU, IGT will deliver unparalleled high-definition displays and a level of interactivity that will not only draw players in, but deliver the extraordinary, virtual Vegas action they desire."           

For more information on IGT at G2E 2012 please visit igt.com/G2E, visit us on Facebook, facebook.com/IGT, or follow us on Twitter, twitter.com/IGTnews.

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About IGT

International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for regulated markets around the world. IGT's recent acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging casino style entertainment to more than 5 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at www.IGT.com or connect with IGT at @IGTNews or www.facebook.com/IGT. Anyone can play at the DoubleDown Casino by visiting http://apps.facebook.com/doubledowncasino or www.doubledowncasino.com.

About AMD

AMD (NYSE: AMD) is a semiconductor design innovator leading the next era of vivid digital experiences with its groundbreaking AMD Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) that power a wide range of computing devices. AMD's server computing products are focused on driving industry-leading Cloud computing and virtualization environments. AMD's superior graphics technologies are found in a variety of solutions ranging from game consoles, PCs to supercomputers. For more information, visit  http://www.amd.com.

SOURCE IGT

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