NVIDIA GeForce 8600 GT technical specs and benchmarks
NVIDIA started GeForce 8600 GT sales 17 April 2007 at a recommended price of 159 USD. This is a Tesla architecture desktop card based on 80 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use. 0.5 GB of GDDR3 memory clocked at 0.7 GHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 22.4 GB/s.
Compatibility-wise, this is 1-slot card attached via PCIe 1.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 170 mm. An additional None power connector is required, and power consumption is at 47 Watt.
It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 1.80 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA Quadro P6000.