Palit Radeon HD 2600 Pro Sonic Video Card - 256MB GDDR3, PCI Express, (Dual Link) DVI, VGA, HDMI, Video Card

Item#:  P458-1036  | Model#: AE/260PS+HD21

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Palit Radeon HD 2600 Pro Sonic 256MB PCIe Product Details

Palit Radeon HD 2600 Pro Sonic Video Card
Radeon® HD 2600 Pro Sonic features hardware HD video processing and HDMI with built-in audio for big-screen entertainment. Home theater aficionados will be mesmerized by Avivo™ HD technology that delivers sharp images and vibrant color fidelity from 1080p playback of Blu-ray™ and HD DVD movies. Radeon® HD 2600Pro Sonic is overclocked to provide highly boosted performance compared to the default Radeon ® HD 2600Pro Sonic, allows the best game and entertainment experience.

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.

DirectX 10 Technology
Many of the newest Windows games will take full advantage of the next-generation graphics technology in Windows Vista called DirectX® 10. DirectX® 10 will provide an incredibly detailed experience for gamers of every type, and will enable game creators to increase a game's level of realism, enhancing details and complexity in gaming worlds, apply effects like dynamic lighting and weather, and much more.

HDMI Support
HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is the first and only industry-supported, uncompressed, all-digital audio/video interface. By delivering crystal-clear, all-digital audio and video via a single cable, HDMI dramatically simplifies cabling and helps provide consumers with the highest-quality home theater experience. Built-in HDMI with multi-channel 5.1 surround audio.

High Dynamic Range (HDR)
High dynamic-range(HDR) lighting effects bring environments to life for a truly immersive experience. It takes advantage of the subtle light, texture, and color intricacies to create incredibly realistic environments.

ATI’s all-new CATALYST™ Control Center goes far beyond traditional driver configuration software—it’s a feature-rich and stable 3D acceleration control application that puts you in complete command of your ATI visual processing unit

ATI Avivo™ HD is AMD’s new reference for advanced HD image processing, delivering cool and quiet full-spec HD disc playback with hardware-based Unified Video Decoding (UVD) capability, built-in HDMI with multi-channel HD surround audio, and support for high-quality connectivity with multiple HDTVs and displays.

Blu-Ray and HD DVD Support
Features hardware HD video processing and HDMI with built-in 5.1 surround audio ATI Avivo™ HD technology delivers sharp images and vibrant color fidelity from 1080p playback of Blu-ray™ and HD DVDs movies.

Full HD 1080p Support
Full HDTV is display technology that surpasses the video quality and sharpness of analog TV (NTSC/PAL), providing an image resolution of 1920 by 1080 pixels and 1080 lines with progressive scanning . (1080p HD monitor required)

Windows Vista Ready
Windows Vista is the first operating system to require a GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) to realize the best experience possible.

PCI Express Support
PCI Express is a new Intel bus architecture that doubles the bandwidth of the AGP 8X bus, delivering over 4 GB per second in both upstream and downstream data transfers.

A Closer Look


  • Full Microsoft® DirectX® 10 Shader Model 4.0 support
  • Dual -link DVI output supports 2560x1600 resolution display
  • Superscalar unified shader architecture
  • 120 stream processing units.
  • Comprehensive DirectX® 10 support
  • High-speed 128-bit HDR(High Dynamic Range) rendering
  • Up to 24x Custom Filter Anti-Aliasing
  • ATI Avivo™ HD video and display technology
  • HDCP Capable
  • HDMI with 5.1 surround sound
  • Dynamic geometry acceleration
  • Unified Video Decoder (UVD) for Blu-ray™ and HD DVD™
  • Built for Microsoft® Windows Vista™

Minimum System Requirements

  • Operating System:
    • Windows® XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2)
    • Windows® 2000™
    • Windows® Vista™ Ready
  • AMD Athlon® or Intel® Pentium® 4
  • 512MB of system memory; 1GB or more for best performance.
  • Optical drive for installation software (CD-ROM or DVD-ROM drive).
  • 480MB available hard disk space
  • A 400 Watt or greater (550 for CrossFire™ power supply recommended

What's Included

  • Palit Radeon HD 2600 Pro Sonic Video Card
  • Install Guide
  • Drivers CD
  • Manufactured by: PALIT
    Warranty provided by: PALIT
    UPC No: 827904000680
    Mfg Part No: AE/260PS+HD21
  • Box Size: ( Length:14, Width:4, Depth:9)
    Shipping Weight: 0.3000 pound(s)
    Dimensional Weight: 3pounds

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