NVIDIA Quadro FX 5500 technical specs and benchmarks
NVIDIA started Quadro FX 5500 sales 20 April 2006 at a recommended price of 2,999 USD. This is a Curie architecture desktop card based on 90 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at designers. 1 GB of GDDR3 memory clocked at 1.01 GHz are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 32.3 GB/s.
Compatibility-wise, this is 2-slot card attached via PCIe 1.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 229 mm. An additional 1 6-pin power connectors are required, and power consumption is at 96 Watt.
It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 1.77 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA Quadro P6000.