The tests were conducted with the quality set to maximum, only Depth of Fields PS20 was disabled. A small round heatsink made of copper alloy with plate fins along the edges. SmartDoctor, V-tuner and WinFox. Keep reading to see what we found. The rpm fan is off-center, closer to the top of the heatsink. Looking back at our numbers, this may be the reason why we see some of the extreme temperature numbers that we do. Our heroes of the day GeForce , and GT processors are expectedly located under the coolers.

Uploader: Shakalabar
Date Added: 13 September 2006
File Size: 33.2 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 83077
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

Let’s review the cooling systems.

It’s nice of Krogoth to fill in for Chuckula over the holidays. The only difference from the reference card is the cooler that channels the heat from all the chips at once. But its performance is lower as well as its price. Looking back at our numbers, this may be the reason why we see some of the extreme temperature numbers that we do. Why didn’t the engineers use the reference design with the inclined layout of GPU and memory block and shifted location of the HSI bridge?


The more a graphics card maker can do to keep heat down, the better. If you’re interested in buying a GT, then this is the article for you. These test samples are often just strung together by the skin of their IHV’s proverbial teeth.

Video 3Digests Video cards: All bundled elements are organized into cardboard sections, which is very convenient. The Canadian company currently has nothing to offer here. Now what concerns tweaking utilities.

We have a sample batch file to start the game automatically with increased speed and reduced jerking precaching d3auto.

It’s just more of an art than a science sometimes and these numbers shouldn’t be used as an absolute metric. This video card comes shipped as OEM. It’s not uncommon to see wires, resistors, and capacitors soldered onto an early PCB. No Interruptions Day Shortbread.

Retail Geforce GT Exploration

All that’s required to get the cards working is to flip the A8N-SLI’s daughtercard from the single-card to multi-card position and attach the SLI connector between the two cards. Heat tests, noise tests, overclocking tests – they all become very relevant and interesting. And that will be especially tricky with these cards once they’ve been in end users’ hands for a while.


Note that Palit designers didn’t enlarge the reference dimensions. Graphics Previous page Next page.

Retail Geforce 6600GT Exploration

I’ve ordered the Asus board by preference because of the build quality Reply. Allow me to explain. Shipping parts means that we have what the end user 6600g have.

It cools all the chips chip, bridge, memory. The box, made of thick glossy cardboard, as always depicts a computer user who seems to be deprived of the desired accelerator. Neutronbeam Zak, you know aasus can’t validate any of the above details without first throwing So these 6600gg the cards: Nalu-styled box with a glossy cover accommodates a box of white thick cardboard.

Brightly styled cardboard box. A small round heatsink made of aluminium alloy with plate fins of various lengths. Samsung GDDR3 memory chips. Memory chips are equipped with additional heatsinks one per two chips attached with thermal glue.