i3DSpeed, December 2007
NVIDIA GeForce 8600 GTS PCI-E 256MB DDR3 (720/2200 MHz)
On the example of the reference card GeForce 8600 GTS PCI-E 256MB DDR3 (720/2200 MHz), PCI-E.
- NVIDIA GeForce 8600 GTS GPU, 720/1450 MHz clock rate;
- Pixel processors: -
- Vertex processors: -
- Unified processors: 32
- Texture processors: 16
- ROPs: 16
- 256MB DDR3 SGRAM in 10 Samsung BGA chips; 1100 (2200) MHz peak clock rate
- 128-bit bus
This graphics card supports DirectX 10.
This new product from NVIDIA supports all innovations, including DX10 shaders.
1.0ns fetch corresponds to the 1000 (2000) MHz clock rate, but memory works at 1100 (2200) 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.