Summary: NVIDIA's new GeForce 9500 GT Series is a worthy successor to the 8500 GT - the raw performance almost tripled. NVIDIA has also made their card more energy efficient than ever which results in a very low power consumption, considering the available performance.
Performance of the cards is surprisingly good, you should actually be able to play most titles at decent settings with good framerates.
Pros: Factory overclocked, Good overclocking potential, Easily beats HD 3650, Affordable, Quiet, Best in-class performance per Watt, Huge performance increase over 8500 Series, HDMI+HDCP+Audio via adapter, PCI-Express 2.0 support, Hybrid Power supported, Dual-Slot cooler
Cons: No HDMI adapter included, Dual-Slot cooler, No DirectX 10.1 support