BFG GEFORCE 6600 GT OC
"BFG GeForce 6600 GT OC review also featuring XFX GeForce 6600 GT (PCIE), MSI GeForce 6600 GT (AGP) and the Leadtek GeForce 6600 (PCIE) which has been included for comparison to the GeForce 6600 GT video cards. Software used for benchmarking was:- 3dmark 2001 SE, 3dmark 2003, 3dmark 2005 and 3dmark 2006."
BFG GEFORCE 6600 GT OC SPECIFICATIONS
The BFG GeForce 6600 GT OC is a PCI Express video card running at 525Mhz (vs 500Mhz on a standard GeForce 6600 GT) with 128MB GDDR3 memory running at 1050Mhz (vs 1000Mhz on a standard GeForce 6600 GT), it has a 400Mhz RAMDAC, connectors for Dual DVI-I, HDTV S-Video Out and a massive 16.8GB/second memory bandwidth.
BFG's Overclocked GeForce 6600 GT is the only Nvidia GeForce 6600 GT in this review which is advertised as higher than standard core and memory clock speed. The 25Mhz core and 50Mhz memory clock speed increase will not deliver a huge increase in performance but should give BFG GeForce 6600 GT OC the required speed to beat the other video cards in this review.
The BFG GeForce 6600 GT OC has an eight pipe superscalar design, and features the only GPU in its class that supports Microsoft DirectX 9.0 Shader Model 3.0. The BFG GeForce 6600 GT OC will support NVIDIA's SLI multi-GPU technology in a PCI Express-based system.
BFG GEFORCE 6600 GT OC FEATURES
ON-CHIP VIDEO PROCESSOR Delivers unmatched video performance, features, and quality. Next-generation PC games are not the only applications demanding more from today's graphics cards. Consumers are demanding top notch DVD playback, television encoding and decoding, and support for high-definition television from their PC.
ULTRASHADOW II TECHNOLOGY Enhances the performance in games like id Software's Doom III, that feature complex scenes with multiple light sources and objects. 2nd-generation technology delivers more than 4x the shadow processing power over the previous generation.
MICROSOFT DIRECTX 9.0 SHADER MODEL 3.0 SUPPORT Ensures top-notch compatibility and performance for all DirectX 9 applications, including Shader Model 3.0 titles.
NVIEW MULTI-DISPLAY TECHNOLOGY The nView hardware and software technology combination delivers maximum flexibility for multi-display options, and provides unprecedented end-user control of the desktop.
64-BIT TEXTURE FILTERING AND BLENDING OpenEXR technology from Industrial Light & Magic, NVIDIA's 64-bit texture implementation sets new standards for image clarity and quality through floating point capabilities in shading, filtering, texturing, and blending.
CINEFX 3.0 ENGINE Powers the next generation of cinematic realism. Full support for Microsoft DirectX 9.0 Shader Model 3.0 enables stunning and complex special effects.
INTELLISAMPLE 3.0 Industry's fastest antialiasing delivers ultra-realistic visuals, with no jagged edges, at lightning-fast speeds. Visual quality is taken to new heights through a new rotated grid sampling pattern.
OPENGL 1.5 OPTIMIZATIONS AND SUPPORT Ensures the best performance and application compatibility for all OpenGL applications.
DUAL 400MHz RAMDACs Blazing-fast RAMDACs support dual QXGA displays with ultra high, ergonomic refresh rates up to 2048x1536@85Hz.
HDTV SUPPORT HDTV (High-Definition Television) is a new TV standard for consumer electronics. It has best image quality and high resolution.
BFG GEFORCE 6600 GT