3Digest, August 2006:
NVIDIA GeForce 7300GT 256MB GDDR3 (500/1400 MHz)
This GPU is presented by Galaxy GeForce 7300GT 256MB GDDR3 (500/1400 MHz) PCI-Express.
- NVIDIA GeForce 7300GT GPU, 500 MHz clock rate;
- Pixel pipelines: 8
- Vertex pipelines: 4
- Texture processors: 8
- ROPs: 4
- 256MB GDDR3 in BGA chips; 700 (1400) MHz clock rate.
- 128-bit bus;
- Peak fill rate in the multitexturing mode without optimizations is 4000 megapixels/sec and 4000 megatexels/sec.
By the end of the month the product costs about $100-120, supports DirectX 9.0c (SM3.0).
A low-end graphics card (for the ~$100 segment).
The card is rather successful and easily outperforms rivals in terms of performance and features.
You can read more on GeForce 7 Series in our reviews: Theoretical and analytical graphics card reviews containing functional analysis of NVIDIA GPUs
On August 15, 2006 the latest drivers from NVIDIA were 91.33, 91.45 beta release for Windows XP.