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11 Incredible Facts About Nvidia You Probably Didn't Know

Users Developed The Name For GeForce

Nvidia revolutionized gaming in 1999 with the release of GeForce, one of the leading brands of graphics processing units (GPU). Before it officially released GeForce, Nvidia wasn't sure about the name for the product. As a result, Nvidia held a contest where users would submit entries to come up with a name. Over 12,000 entries were submitted to Nvidia before GeForce was finally selected as the official product name for the release. Seven users received a graphics card as a prize for the contest.

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