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Pny-geforce-8-8500gt-pci-e-256mb.496936
8.0 out of 10

PNY GeForce 8 8500GT PCI-E 256MB

NVIDIA® unified architecture GigaThread™ Technology Full M Read more

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Key Features
NVIDIA® unified architecture with GigaThread™ technology
Key Features
Full Microsoft® DirectX® 10 Shader Model 4.0 support
Key Features
NVIDIA SLI™-Ready
Key Features
16x full-screen anti-aliasing
Key Features
True 128-bit floating point high dynamic-range (HDR) lighting
Key Features
NVIDIA Quantum Effects™ physics processing technology
Key Features
Single dual-link DVI output supports 2560x1600 resolution displays
Key Features
NVIDIA PureVideo™ HD technology1
Key Features
HDCP Capable2
Key Features
PCI Express® Support
Key Features
Outputs: DVI+DVI+HDTV/S-Video
Key Features
NVIDIA® ForceWare® Unified Driver Architecture (UDA)
Key Features
Built for Microsoft® Windows Vista™
Key Features
OpenGL® 2.0 support
Minimum System Requirements
Intel® or AMD® compatible motherboard
Minimum System Requirements
At least 512MB system RAM
Minimum System Requirements
VGA or DVI-I compatible monitor
Minimum System Requirements
A PCI Express® compliant motherboard
Minimum System Requirements
50MB of available hard disk space
Minimum System Requirements
CD-ROM or DVD-ROM drive
Minimum System Requirements
Microsoft® Windows® 2000, XP
Minimum System Requirements
A minimum 350W system power supply
Included in the box
8500 GT 512MB PCIE graphics card
Included in the box
Quick Installation Guide
Included in the box
CD which includes: - Detailed Installation Guide (PDF File) - NVIDIA ForceWare Drivers - Microsoft DirectX 9.0c - NVIDIA GeForce Demos - PNY and NVIDIA Desktop Wallpapers
Included in the box
1 DVI-to-VGA Adapter
Included in the box
S-Video Cable
Included in the box
HDTV Break-out Pod
NVIDIA® Lumenex™ Engine
16x Anti-aliasing: Lightning fast, high-quality anti-aliasing at up to 16x sample rates obliterates jagged edges.
NVIDIA® Lumenex™ Engine
128-bit floating point High Dynamic-Range (HDR): Twice the precision of prior generations for incredibly realistic lighting effects—now with support for anti-aliasing.
HDCP Capable
1 year (plus an additional 2 years upon completion of a registration form on PNY's website)
HDCP Capable
The latest up-to-date drivers at www.nvidia.com
Release Date
First seen
18 October 2007