Nvidia GeForce 7600 GS Video Card PreviewWed, Mar 22, 2006 - 6:00 AM
Q: What are you announcing today?
A: Today we are expanding our new midrange GPU lineup with the introduction of the NVIDIA GeForce 7600 GS graphics processing unit (GPU). This introduction completes our top-to-bottom GeForce 7 Series offerings.
Q: What does your top-to-bottom GeForce 7 Series product line-up look like now?
GeForce 7900 GTX – $499-$549
GeForce 7900 GT – $299 – $349
GeForce 7600 GT – $199 – $229
GeForce 7600 GS ? $129 – $149
GeForce 7300 GS – $79-$99
GeForce 7300 LE – $49-$69
Q: What happens to the GeForce 6600 Series GPUs? Do they drop in price or go away?
A: You can still find these products in the market. It is best to check with our add-in card partners for availability and pricing.
Q: Is this a hard launch with immediate availability?
A: Yes, GeForce 7600 GS-based graphics cards will be available on the day of launch from our system builders, add-in card, and e-tail partners.
Q: Where does the GeForce 7600 GS fall in your product line up?
A: The GeForce 7600 GS is an exceptional value at the lower end of the midrange market. At about $129 – $149.
Q: How many pixel pipes does the GeForce 7600 GS have?
A: The GeForce 7600 GS has 12 pixel pipes.
Q: How many vertex shaders does the GeForce 7600 GS have?
A: The GeForce 7600 GS has 5 vertex shaders.
Q: What is the core clock of the GeForce 7600 GS?
A: The GeForce 7600 GS has a 400MHz core clock.
Q: What is the memory clock of the GeForce 7600 GS?
A: The GeForce 7600 GS has a 400MHz memory clock.
Q: How much memory will be on GeForce 7600 GS -based graphics cards?
A: GeForce 7600 GS-based cards will have 256MB of DDR2 DRAM.
Q: What kind of memory is on the GeForce 7600 GS-based graphics card?
A: DDR2 memory.
Q: Does the GeForce 7600 GS have NVIDIA PureVideo technology?
A: Yes, like all GeForce 6 and 7 Series GPUs, the GeForce 7600 GS features PureVideo.
Q: Does GeForce 7600 GS support NVIDIA SLI technology?
Q: Does the board support an NVIDIA SLI connector?
Q: What is the memory interface for the GeForce 7600 GS GPU?
A: The GeForce 7600 GS has a 128-bit memory interface.
Q: What process does the GeForce 7600 GS use?
A: The GeForce 7600 GS was manufactured in 90 nanometer.
Q: What is the memory bandwidth of the GeForce 7600 GS?
A: The GeForce 7600 GS has 12.8GB per second of memory bandwidth.
Q: What is the fill rate of the GeForce 7600 GS?
A: The GeForce 7600 GS has 4.8 billion pixels per second of fill rate.
Q: How many ROPS (Raster Operations Units) does the GeForce 7600 GS have?
A: The GeForce 7600 GS has 8 ROPS.
Q: How many transistors does the GeForce 7600 GS have?
A: The GeForce 7600 GS has 178 million transistors.