Index The Cards Head to Head: I’ll be going over the key differences between the two. The fact that there are two heat sinks to remove is also telling. Our reference card came with two DVI connectors and an S-video output. It’s wasn’t that we didn’t like PCI Express, but the only commercially available PCI Express platform was saddled with the Pentium 4’s comparatively poor gaming performance. Voldenuit It’s nice of Krogoth to fill in for Chuckula over the holidays. There is a performance difference, but it does not appear to be huge.

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Because of the reduction in 600gt that can be delivered via the slot interface, the GeForce GT AGP requires the use of a 4-pin molex connector on the board itself to deliver extra power to the GPU.

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NVIDIA GeForce 6600 GT AGP

Sign up now Username Password Remember Me. It’s nice of Krogoth to fill in for Chuckula over the holidays. The biggest differences, however, are external. Nvidia plans nForce chipsets for Intel-based platforms.

The GT GPU is the only piece to make contact with the main heatsink — though the memory is mostly covered by it, the chips don’t make contact with it. We are told by NVIDIA that cards should be available for sale today continuing a abp recent trend of announcing availability alongside a product launch, which we greatly applaud.


Doom3 – High Quality Page Look around and note that all of the motherboard manufacturers have quite a few PCI Express based motherboard designs.

Click to Enlarge Click to Enlarge Read on to get the benchmarks and image quality tests. LG HU85L projector needs but two inches to cast a 90″ picture. The two cards are quite similar, except where they’re not. Most enthusiast users appear to be sticking with their AGP platforms and while they would consider a GPU upgrade, they are not willing to upgrade their motherboard and sometimes CPU and memory just to get a faster graphics card.

Customize The Tech Report You’ll notice right off the bat the different heatsink setup on this card: This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions. The Latest On Tom’s Hardware. Was anything lost in the translation?

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I’ll be going over the key differences between the two. FarCry – Very High. The OEM markets have no problems shipping Ap Express motherboards and graphics cards in their systems, after all they want to sell the idea of buying an entirely new PC in order to get access to brand new technologies 6600ht PCI Express.


FarCry – Very High Page This is necessary in order to make room on the compact board for the HSI bridge chip. Battlefield Vietnam Page If you are interested in learning more about the architecture of the GT, feel free to read our review of the PCI Express version for greater detail.

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About us Privacy policy Mailing list Mobile. With 8 pixel pipelines and 3 vertex shader units, the GeForce GT graphics processor features exactly half the number of core components as the faster GeForce GT and Ultra models.

Home Reviews News Forums. The HSI bridge chipwhich was already discussed at length in earlier articles, provides the requisite AGP compatibility. The memory runs bare.

NVIDIA’s GeForce 6600GT AGP: The Little Bridge that Could

DTM Race Driver 2. Subscribe to our newsletter. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays everyone. Motherboards aren’t available with dual AGP slots, anyway.