Size:256 MB, Effective Clock Speed:220 MHz, Technology:GDDR1 SDRAM, Bus Width:128-bit, Depth:16.8 cm, Power Consumption Operational:50 Watt, Software...... more
Size:256 MB, Effective Clock Speed:220 MHz, Technology:GDDR1 SDRAM, Bus Width:128-bit, Depth:16.8 cm, Power Consumption Operational:50 Watt, Software Included:Drivers & Utilities, Cables Included:1 x S-Video cable, Height:10.8 cm, Required Power Supply:350 W
Advantages: Cheap, Easy to use, easy to install, Good quality graphics Disadvantages: Using a large PCI card next to it could obstruct the fan.
...I purchased this graphics card for around £115; I am using it in conjunction with a 2.8 GHz Celeron and 768MB DDR Ram. I was curious at first as to whether it would be worth the £115 I paid for it and whether it would be any better than my previous ATI 128MB Card.
What's in the box?
Included with this card is a DVI - VGA adapter, this means you can have 2 VGA monitors plugged in at once. I...
Advantages: Low cost, powerful Disadvantages: Not powerful enough for extreme gaming
...5500 FX 256MB, both of which have a slightly slower memory, which is half the amount of the 8600 GT. The next card purchased was the nVidia GeForce 9500 GT, which has better memory but I haven't noticed any significant improvement in performance.
Of these cards, I've only used the nVidia GeForce 8600 GT on multiple operating systems. I've used them all on Windows XP, and have also used the 8600...
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Review of XFX GeForce 8600 GT
Advantages: clear colours ,fast refresh rate Disadvantages: none in over year operating
The one was the Nvidia GeForce FX 5200.The card comes wrapped in its own anti static plastic wrap. Fitting is simplicity itself.
Simply undo the cover plate over the video output in the chassis by twisting. I always run a small file round to remove any extra tags of metal. Slip the card into the AGP slot. Press firmly home and
fasten with screw at the top. Job done.
Best make sure that...