NVIDIA GeForce 8600 GTS technical specs and benchmarks
NVIDIA started GeForce 8600 GTS sales 17 April 2007 at a recommended price of 199 USD. This is a Tesla architecture desktop card based on 80 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use. 0.3 GB of GDDR3 memory clocked at 1 GHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 32 GB/s.
Compatibility-wise, this is 1-slot card attached via PCIe 1.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 198 mm. An additional 1 6-pin power connectors are required, and power consumption is at 60 Watt.
It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 2.19 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA Quadro P6000.