Wednesday, March 4th 2009

ZOTAC Announces Power Efficient GeForce 9600 GT Eco

ZOTAC International, an award-winning manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, today unveils new GeForce 9600GT based graphics cards with greater power efficiency. The ZOTAC GeForce 9600GT Eco delivers performance comparable to the award-winning ZOTAC GeForce 9600GT, but with 40-percent more power efficiency. “It is important to think green and reduce our resource consumption. With the new power-efficient ZOTAC GeForce 9600GT Eco, users can have an eco-friendly graphics card that offers competitive performance,” said Carsten Berger, marketing director, ZOTAC International.

Powered by 64 screaming-fast stream processors, the ZOTAC GeForce 9600GT Eco packs a performance punch and is ready to take on DirectX 10, OpenGL 2.1 and CUDA-based 3D games and applications. High-speed GDDR3 memory and a wide 256-bit memory interface insure the high-speed graphics processor is continually fed information for breathtaking visuals and phenomenal performance.

NVIDIA PureVideo HD technology enables the ZOTAC GeForce 9600GT Eco to transform any system into a multimedia powerhouse with high-definition video playback capabilities. PureVideo HD technology decodes high-definition Blu-ray videos in hardware for smooth playback and vivid visuals. High-definition scaling and enhancing algorithms render standard-definition content to near high-definition levels for a new take on existing movie collections.

“Greater power efficiency and PureVideo HD technology makes the ZOTAC GeForce 9600GT Eco an ideal solution for users that demand 3D graphics power and high-definition video playback capabilities,” Mr. Berger added. “We expect the card to be a hit among home theater PC enthusiasts.”

It’s time to play with the ZOTAC GeForce 9600GT Eco.

General details:
New ZOTAC GeForce 9600GT Eco
  • NVIDIA GeForce 9600GT graphics processor
  • Engine clock: 600 MHz
  • 64 stream processors
  • Shader clock: 1500 MHz
  • 512MB GDDR3 memory
  • Memory clock: 1800 MHz
  • NVIDIA CUDA, PhysX and PureVideo HD technologies
  • SLI ready
  • PCI Express 2.0 interface (Compatible with 1.1)
  • DirectX 10 with Shader Model 4.0 compatible
  • OpenGL 2.1 compatible
  • Dual dual-link DVI – up to 2560x1600[/list]Source: Zotac
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    8 Comments on ZOTAC Announces Power Efficient GeForce 9600 GT Eco

    I wonder how much power it consumes during idle?
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    The Exiled Airman
    good upstart for a Mod card, I wonder with cooling that is sort of like what was found on the 9700 Radeon or even Intel Skulltrail, will the card stay cool enough to where it doesnt draw more power? As Temps rise the more power needed to run a component.
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    The Exiled Airman
    Blue is Good. Hercules, Sapphire (Zotach is Nvidia's Sapphire)
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    They didn't remove the 6-pin PCI-E connector. :( This is why I'm sticking with Palit...
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    green with pcie power connector for extra juice... :wtf:
    Posted on Reply
    The Exiled Airman
    for those who want to overclock it.
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