NVIDIA GeForce GTX 280: specs and benchmarks
NVIDIA started GeForce GTX 280 sales 16 June 2008 at a recommended price of $649. This is Tesla 2.0 architecture desktop card based on 65 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 1 GB of GDDR3 memory clocked at 1.11 GHz are supplied, and together with 512 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 141.7 GB/s.
Compatibility-wise, this is 2-slot card attached via PCIe 2.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 10.5" (267 mm) (26.7 cm). 6-pin & 8-pin power connector is required, and power consumption is at 236 Watt.
It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 17.69 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.