BFG GeForce 8500 GT - graphics card - GF 8500 GT - 1 GB Specs

BFG GeForce 8500 GT - graphics card - GF 8500 GT - 1 GB

Part Number: BFGE851024GTE

General

  • Interface Type
    PCI Express x16
  • Max Monitors Supported
    2
  • Interfaces
    1 x component video output - RCA (on supplied cable)
    1 x DVI-I (dual link) - 24+5 pin combined DVI
    1 x VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15)
    1 x TV-out
    1 x HDTV output (on supplied cable)
  • Vista Capability
    This is a modern graphics card capable of running all the new features in Windows Vista, including the upcoming DirectX 10.
  • Graphics Engine
    NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT
  • Bus Type
    PCI Express x16
  • Max Monitors Supported
    2
  • API Supported
    OpenGL 2.0, DirectX 10
  • Core Clock
    450 MHz
  • RAMDAC
    400 MHz
  • Manufacturer
    BFG Technologies

Power Device

  • Type
    none

Memory

  • Size
    1 GB
  • Effective Clock Speed
    600 Hz
  • Bus Width
    128-bit
  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM

Interface Provided

  • Qty
    1
  • Connector Type
    15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15), 24+5 pin combined DVI, RCA
  • Purpose / Location
    on supplied cable

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Built for Windows Vista
  • Software Included
    Drivers & Utilities
  • Built for Windows Vista
    Built for Windows Vista

Video

  • Video Output
    graphics adapter
  • Graphics Processor
    NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT
  • Type
    none

Video Output

  • Type
    graphics card
  • Interface Type
    PCI Express x16
  • Graphics Processor Manufacturer
    NVIDIA
  • Graphics Processor
    NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT
  • Clock Speed
    450 MHz
  • RAMDAC Clock Speed
    400 Hz
  • Max Monitors Supported
    2
  • API Supported
    DirectX 10, OpenGL 2.0
  • Supported Video Signal
    DVI, VGA, component video
  • HDCP compatible
    yes
  • Video Adapter Features
    Nvidia GigaThread technology, Nvidia Lumenex Engine, Nvidia PureVideo HD technology, Nvidia Quantum Effects Technology, Nvidia SLI Multi-GPU Technology

Software / System Requirements

  • Peripheral / Interface Devices
    CD-ROM

System Requirements

  • OS Required
    Microsoft Windows Vista / XP
  • Required Power Supply
    300
  • Additional Requirements
    CD-ROM

Header

  • Brand
    BFG
  • Product Line
    BFG GeForce
  • Model
    8500 GT
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Video Memory

  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    1 GB
  • Memory Clock Speed
    600 MHz
  • Bus Width
    128-bit

Cable Details

  • Type
    component video cable
  • Included Qty
    1
  • Form Factor
    external

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements Details

  • Operating System
    Windows XP/Vista
  • Min RAM Size
    512 MB
  • Min Hard Drive Space
    50 MB

Slot Required

  • Type
    PCI Express x16
  • Total Qty
    1

Service & Support

  • Type
    limited lifetime warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Full Contract Period
    lifetime

General

  • Manufacturer
    BFG Technologies

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