PNY Expands with GT 520

BY Andrew Miesner / April 13, 2011

PNY Expands Verto Mainstream Line of Graphics Cards with GT 520


Parsippany, NJ – April 12, 2011 – PNY Technologies®, Inc. (“PNY”), today announced the NVIDIA® Verto GeForce GT 520 1024MB graphics card.

The new PNY GT 520 graphics card is the perfect mainstream upgrade to bring the latest technology to computers at a reasonable cost.  Whether you’re watching or editing HD video, enhancing photos, or gaming with support for DirectX 11, this latest PNY graphics card provides a solution for every graphics need.  The on-board HDMI port allows for easy connectivity to any HDMI enabled computer monitor or television.  

“This mainstream graphics card caters to a wide variety of consumers looking to upgrade their PC’s to handle the now everyday tasks of living in a digital world,” said Nicholas Mauro, senior marketing manager, PC components for PNY. “It’s an ideal solution to enhance your overall computer visualization experience at an affordable cost.”

The PNY GT 520 graphics card will also feature a bonus full-length movie download from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Consumers have their choice of over 35 movie titles from a broad selection of genres including Action/Adventure, Drama, Comedy, Romance, Sports, and Family. The bonus Sony movie downloads include recent blockbuster hits as well as favorite classics, such as Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon; Big Daddy, As Good As It Gets, 21 and S.W.A.T.



Verto GeForce GT 520

  • 1024MB of DDR3 frame buffer memory
  • 810 MHz core clock and 1620 MHz processor core clock
  • 48 processor cores
  • 14.35 GB/second memory bandwidth
  • A texture fill rate of 6.5 billion/second
  • An effective memory data rate of 1794 MHz
  • MSRP: $59.99


PNY’s latest graphics card comes equipped with the following features:

  • Microsoft® DirectX 11 Support
  • NVIDIA CUDA™ Technology – with CUDA C/C++, DirectCompute 5.0 and OpenCL Support
  • NVIDIA PhysX Technology
  • PCI Express 2.0 Support
  • Dual Link DVI-I Connector
  • One HDMI Connector
  • Dual Link HDCP-Capable
  • OpenGL 4.1 Support


PNY offers free 24-hour technical support and a 3-year warranty: 1 year standard with a 2 year upgrade upon completion of registration on 

The PNY GT 520 will be available for purchase at select e-tailers, retailers, and  For more information on the complete line of products that PNY has to offer, visit  For the gaming enthusiast, visit PNY’s on-line gaming portal at to participate in forums, special offers, contests and tournaments taking place now! Gamers can also check out compLexity Gaming – one of the world’s most prolific gaming organizations.  PNY now holds the distinct honor of being the “Official Video Card and PC Memory Sponsor” of Complexity Gaming. 


About PNY Technologies

Established in 1985, PNY Technologies®, Inc. celebrates over 25 years of business excellence as a leading manufacturer and supplier of flash memory cards, USB flash drives, solid state drives, High Speed HDMI® cables, computer memory upgrade modules, as well as consumer and professional graphics cards. The company’s Photography-Videography, Mobility, 3D Gaming-Visualization and Business solutions are widely available from major retail, e-tail and wholesale outlets internationally. Headquartered in Parsippany, NJ, PNY maintains facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and Latin America.