Pros

  • Good performance; great accessories

Cons

  • Weak software bundle

At A Glance

Good performance and great accessories makes this card well worth consideration, but it has a weak software bundle.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.evga.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 256P2N420
Inventory Number 24878
Ports and Connections
S-Video-Out Yes
S-Video-In No
Audio Input No
Ports Two DVI-out
Component Video Yes
Composite-Video-Out No
Composite-Video-In No
Audio Output No
DVI-Out 2
Memory
Memory size 0.256 MB
Memory type DDR3
Memory speed 1300.0 MHz
Included Software
Windows XP x64 Driver Yes

Performance

Performance
Doom 3 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 40.47
Quake 4 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 18.1
Battlefield 2 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 22.19
Quake 4 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 38.6
Unreal Tournament 2004 (1024 by 768) 82.11
Quake 4 (1600 by 1200) 32.3
Far Cry (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 20.1
Unreal Tournament 2004 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 76.81
Half-Life 2 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 47.53
Far Cry (1600 by 1200) 41.96
Half-Life 2 (1024 by 768) 71.1
Doom 3 (1600 by 1200) 43.2
Unreal Tournament 2004 (1600 by 1200) 72.25
Splinter Cell Chaos Theory (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 27.57
Splinter Cell Chaos Theory (1600 by 1200) 21.58
Halo (1600 by 1200) 44.83
Quake 4 (1024 by 768) 65.27
Half-Life 2 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 23.4
Battlefield 2 (1024 by 768) 53.47
Battlefield 2 (1600 by 1200) 31.32
Unreal Tournament 2004 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 43.44
Splinter Cell Chaos Theory (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 14.41
Half-Life 2 (1600 by 1200) 36.37
Far Cry (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 20.1
Battlefield 2 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 40.33
Far Cry (1024 by 768) 74.02
Halo (1024 by 768) 88.36
Splinter Cell Chaos Theory (1024 by 768) 38.07
Doom 3 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 19.5
Doom 3 (1024 by 768) 76.23