PalitGeForce8400GS Super Low Profile Graphics Card with High Definition 1080p Display Support (DDR3, 512MB, 32 bit)
Value-priced GeForce8400GS now offers the features of the GeForce 8 Series architecture for an incredible value. With 512MB...... more
Value-priced GeForce8400GS now offers the features of the GeForce 8 Series architecture for an incredible value. With 512MB Super size memory, GeForce8400GS Super is designed for performance hunters to escape from memory capacity bottlenecks while playing the latest DirectX 9 and DirectX 10 games.- Bus interface: PCI Express.- NVIDIA unified architecture.- NVIDIA CUDA Parallel Computing Architecture.- Microsoft Windows 7 support.- DirectCompute Support.- OpenCL support.- NVIDIA PureVideo HD technology.- High Definition 1080p Display Support.- Dual-link HDCP capable.- PCI Express 2.0 support.- Microsoft DirectX 10.1, Shader Model 4.1 support.- OpenGL 3.2 support.- HDMI support.
Advantages: Price, performance, Everything Disadvantages: None to say
...GeForce 8400 GS
Quick review = A very good performer for its price
This is taken from XFX's website.
GeForce? 8400 GS
256MB SUPPORTING 512MB
Advantages: Can be overclocked, great for 3D design and HD ready hardware. Disadvantages: Not good Frames per second in stock mode.
...than it was made to run.
If you want a card that will give you gaming performance at a reasonable price then the NVIDIA GeForce 8400GS is a good choice.
these cards can be overclocked. My cards stock performance:
GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) runs at 460 MHZ (Mega Hertz)
DDR2 memory speed is 350 MHZ
Shader Clock 1112 MHZ
I have overclocked it without buying extra cooling hardware to more than...
Advantages: Good quality, plays games on relatively high, not too big, cheap Disadvantages: Very loud
...games like Halo Combat Evolved, Hitman 2 and it played Half Life 2 and Counter-Strike: Source quite well. I also used the nVidia control panel and maxed out the global settings, and it still ran perfectly. When I monitored the temperature of the card, I was surprised to see it quite high, around 65* and that was when it wasn't being used.
So overall, my only issue has been that its sound level was...