We can finally confirm that Nvidia's NV40 taped out in the last days of December of 2003 and that Nvidia is working hard to finish everything up before boards using the technology go on sale.

Nvidia's partners are still without chips and it seems that they will get their sample NV40s to do necessary PCB adjustments no earlier than late February 2004.

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