3Digest: October 2007
NVIDIA GeForce 8800 Ultra PCI-E 768MB DDR3 (655/2250 MHz)
This GPU is presented by EVGA e-GeForce 8800 Ultra Superclocked Edition PCI-E 768MB DDR3 (655/2250 MHz), PCI-E.
- NVIDIA GeForce 8800 Ultra, 655/1652 MHz clock rates;
- Pixel processors: -
- Vertex processors: -
- Unified processors: 128
- Texture processors: 32
- ROPs: 24
- 768MB DDR3 SGRAM in 12 Samsung BGA chips. 1125 (2250) MHz peak clock rate.
- 384-bit bus;
By the end of the month the product costs about $800, supports DirectX 10.
This is the most powerful SINGLE-GPU card. It supports all innovations, including DX10 shaders.
0.8ns fetch corresponds to 1250 (2500) MHz clock rate, but memory works at 1125 (2250) MHz.
You can read more on GeForce 8 Series in our reviews: Theoretical and analytical graphics card reviews containing functional analysis of NVIDIA GPUs
On October 15, 2007 the latest drivers from NVIDIA were 169.04 for Windows Vista / XP.