PNY GeForce 8500 GT / 512MB DDR2 / SLI Ready / PCI Express / Dual Link DVI / VGA / HDTV / Video CardItem#: P56-8500 | Model#: VCG85512GXPB
PNY GeForce 8500 GT 512MB PCIe Product Details
GeForce 8500 GT 512MB PCIe
Redefine your gaming reality with the PNY GeForce® 8500 GT 512MB PCI Express graphics card featuring the world's first DirectX® 10 GPU and a powerful unified architecture that delivers an incredibly true-to-life gaming experience. Power through games at record speeds and charge through game maps with vividly realistic, sun-up to sun-down HDR lighting effects while steering clear of mind-blowing physics effects such as explosions, fire, and smoke. Crank up 16x full-screen anti-aliasing without missing a beat - no jaggies, no worries. And relax watching your favorite movies with NVIDIA PureVideo™ technology.
Before you buy - make sure your motherboard is compatible with this video card. For example, PCI Express video cards won't work with motherboards designed only for AGP or PCI video cards, and vice versa. Please read the specifications carefully or call us for expert advice.
Note: SLI is supported through software.
SLI (Scalable Link Interface)
DirectX 10 Geometry Shaders
Quantum Effects™ Technology
Model 4.0 Technology
PureVideo HD Technology
Dynamic Range (HDR)
A Closer Look
- Full DirectX 10 Support
World's first DirecX 10 GPU with full Shader Model 4.0 support delivers unparalleled levels of graphic realism and film-quality effects
- OpenGL 2.0 Optimizations and Support
Ensures top-Notch compatiblity and performance for OpenGL applications
- NVIDIA Lumenex Engine
Delivers stunning image quality and floating point accuracy at ultra-fast frame rates
- NVIDIA Quantum Effects Technology
Advanced shader processors architected for physics computation enable a new level of physics effects to be simulated and rendered on the GPU - all while freeing the CPU to run the game engine and AI
- GigaThread™ Technology
Massively multi-threaded architecture supports thousands of independent, simultaneous threads, providing extreme processing efficiency in advanced, next generation shader programs.
- NVIDIA® PureVideo™ HD Technology
The combination of high-definition video decode acceleration and post-processing that delivers unprecedented picture clarity, smooth video, accurate color, and precise image scaling for movies and video.
Minimum System Requirements
- Intel® or AMD® compatible motherboard
- At least 512MB system RAM
- PCI Express® compliant motherboard
- A minimum 300W system power supply
- 50MB of available hard disk space
- CD-ROM or DVD-ROM drive
- Microsoft® Windows® 2000, XP or Vista
- VGA or DVI-I compatible monitor
- 8500 GT 512MB PCIE graphics card
- Quick Installation Guide
- Drivers CD
- DVI to VGA Adapter
- S-Video Cable
- HDTV Breakout Pod
Additional Resources: Product Manuals
Manufactured by: PNY
Warranty provided by: PNY
Limited Warranty: 12 months parts; 12 months labor
Mfg Part No: VCG85512GXPB
UPC No: 751492347141
Box Size: ( Length:11, Width:10, Depth:3)
Shipping Weight: 1.1500 pound(s)
Dimensional Weight: 2pounds
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