i3DSpeed, December 2007
NVIDIA GeForce 8600 GT PCI-E 256MB DDR3 (560/1560 MHz)
On the example of MSI GeForce 8600 GT PCI-E 256MB DDR3 (560/1560 MHz).
- NVIDIA GeForce 8600 GT GPU, 560/1300 MHz clock rate
- Pixel processors: -
- Vertex processors: -
- Unified processors: 32
- Texture processors: 16
- ROPs: 16
- 256MB DDR3 SGRAM in 8 BGA chips; 780 (1560) MHz peak clock rate
- 128-bit bus
This graphics card supports DirectX 10.
Released in 2007, this new product from NVIDIA supports all innovations, including DX10 shaders.
1.2ns fetch corresponds to 800 (1600) MHz clock rate, but memory works at 780 (1560) MHz.
You can read more on GeForce 8 Series in our reviews.
On December 15, 2007 the latest drivers from NVIDIA were 169.21 WHQL
for Windows XP and 169.25 WHQL for Vista.