ATI Radeon 9600 XT: specs and benchmarks

ATI Radeon 9600 XT


ATI started Radeon 9600 XT sales 1 October 2003. This is Rage 9 architecture desktop card based on 130 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 128 MB of DDR memory clocked at 0.6 GHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 9.6 GB / s.

Compatibility-wise, this is Single-slot card attached via AGP 8x interface. No additional power connector is required, and power consumption is at 22 Watt.

We have no data on Radeon 9600 XT benchmark results.

General info

Of Radeon 9600 XT's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
not rated
Rage 9
Code name
Release date
1 October 2003

Technical specs

Radeon 9600 XT's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon 9600 XT's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
500 MHz
Transistor count
60 million
Manufacturing process technology
130 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
22 Watt
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
2 GTexel / s

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon 9600 XT's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).
AGP 8x
Supplementary power connectors


Parameters of memory installed on Radeon 9600 XT: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
Memory type
Maximum RAM amount
128 MB
Memory bus width
128 Bit
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
600 MHz
Memory bandwidth
9.6 GB / s
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon 9600 XT.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 1x VGA, 1x S-Video

API support

APIs supported by Radeon 9600 XT, sometimes including their particular versions.
9.0 (9_0)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon 9600 XT. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.



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