Product Summary NVIDIA Hybrid SLI is the first generation of switchable graphics from NVIDIA. Users can choose between long battery life (integrated GPU) and high performance (discrete GPU). Hybrid SLI was succeeded by seamless switching with NVIDIA Optimus.

My Role: Lead User Experience Designer


  • Identify and overcome complex technical limitations in collaboration with the engineering teams
  • Present product experience to NVIDIA C-levels, senior VPs and other key stakeholders; gather and respond to feedback
  • Annotate and observe usability studies and apply findings to improve product
  • Serve as domain expert for interviews by technical writers on product features and functionality
  • Drive consensus across marketing, engineering, and user experience teams
  • Advocate for the end user with engineering teams so as to triage user experience bugs higher
  • Author detailed software specifications for engineering teams
  • Learn and conform to Windows user interface standards
  • Identify and drive bugs to the engineering teams
  • Design and spec all user-facing interfaces
  • Integrate with Windows Power Plans to simplify user experience

Hybrid SLI vs. NVIDIA Optimus