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Nvidia GeForce GTX 260 v3

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How well can the GeForce GTX 260 v3 run games
2 Aug 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

This GeForce GTX 260 v3 graphics card is considered budget with poor modern game performance when playing anything more demanding than indie game requirements. DirectX 10 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 260 v3 graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 260 v3 in your PC? Its upgrade time for the GeForce GTX 260 v3, assuming you are a modern day gamer.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 260 v3? A good choice when looking to upgrade the GeForce GTX 260 v3 would be the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB which meets 852 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 432% better performance. Alternatively upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB which is 334% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 789 games from the most demanding games today.
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The GeForce GTX 260 v3 was released on 27 Nov 2008

GeForce GTX 260 v3 Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

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GPU
Architecture
Tesla G200-103-B2
Process
55nm
TMUs
72
Texture Rate
41 GTexel/s
ROPs
28
Pixel Rate
16 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
216
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
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Driver Support
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Release Price
$299.00
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 10.0
Shader
4.0
Open GL
3.3
Resolution (WxH)
2560x1600
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
896 MB
Memory Speed
999 MHz
Memory Bus
448 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR3
Memory Bandwidth
111.9GB/sec
L2 Cache
0KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
0
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
576 MHz
Power
Max Power
171 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 37 Amps
Power Connector
2x 6-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
6 GB
Best Resolution
1600 x 900
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
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GeForce GTX 260 v3 Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 260 v3 is a Performance Graphics Card based on the Second Revision of the Tesla Architecture.


Architecture
Tesla was NVIDIA's First Unified Shader Architecture.


GPU
It equips a GPU Codenamed G200-103-B2 which has 9 Stream Multiprocessors activated and thus offers 216 Shader Processing Units, 72 TMUs and 28 ROPs. The Central Unit is clocked at 576MHz.


Memory
The GPU accesses a 896MB frame buffer of GDDR3, through a 448-bit memory interface. The size of the frame buffer is adequate. The Memory Clock Operates at 999MHz.


Features
DirectX 10.0 Support (10.0 Hardware Default) and support for SLI, NVIDIA PureVideo HD Technology, Dual-stream Hardware Acceleration, PhysX, CUDA, HybridPower and other technologies.


Cooling Solution
The Cooling Solution consists of a Single-Fan.


Power Consumption
With a rated board TDP of 171W, it requires at least a 500W PSU and it requires at least two 6-pin available connectors.


Performance
Gaming benchmarks put its performance somewhat above a Radeon HD 4870, meaning it is much faster than GeForce GT 250.


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GeForce GTX 260 v3 vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
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RAM
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Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout 85% 134%
Fast & Furious Crossroads 168% 625%
Grand Theft Auto VI 277% 500%
Death Stranding 143% 326%
GeForce GTX 260 v3 Extras
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