VisionTek HD2600 XT HDMI Graphics Card

VisionTek Updated: 2009-01-31 RSS
VisionTek HD2600 XT HDMI Graphics Card

Breathtaking image quality
The ATI Radeon™ HD 2600XT delivers a remarkable combination of DirectX® 10 gaming performance and hardware processed 1080p video. Connect to big-screen TVs with HDMI including built-in 5.1 surround audio to enjoy Blu-ray™ and HD DVD movies. ATI Catalyst™ graphics configuration software manages the stunning visual effects for a premium Windows Vista™ experience. Short bracket kit included supports option to transform card into a low profile, short form factor video card.

Powered by ATI RADEON® HD2600XT series GPU.
A new ultra-threaded core featuring 3D processing architecture. HDMI (Video and Audio output + HDMI cable) + DVI-I + DVI-D (via HDMI to DVI dongle) + HDTV + VGA. ATI's Avivo™ technology connects to home entertainment devices and creates true-to-life image reproduction, and the smoothest video playback ever offered by ATI. The Radeon® HD 2600XT is CrossFire™ Ready to deliver multi-GPU gaming performance. Supports Microsoft DX10 and DX9 along with Shader Model 4.0 New High Dynamic Range features visual effects, and enhances realism with adaptive anti-aliasing and lightening fast performance. Accelerated MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX,WMV9, VC-1, and H.264 decoding (including DVD/HD-DVD/Blu-ray playback), encoding & transcoding. CATALYST™: Full Windows Vista LDDM support including Aero Glass visuals. Supports HDMI Signal Mixing for Audio and Video Simultaneously output with HDCP hardware decoding. HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection) hardware decoding supports HDTV, Blu-ray and HD-DVD applications for 1080p video quality. HDMI (high-definition multimedia interface) standard incorporates audio and video into a single connector on the graphics card to synchronize the audio and video signals to HDMI digital TV with HMDI cable bundled. Supports HDMI to DVI dongle to connect to DVI display via HDMI port.

Quick Specs
* 1400MHz (effective) GDDR3 Memory
* ATX and SFF chassis compatible (brackets included)
* HTPC compliant
* 256MB of memory
* x16 PCI Express

Detailed Specifications
* VGA, HDMI, DVI-I, S-Video connectors on card
* Supports Dual DVI-D multi monitor (adapter included)
* HDCP on board
* DirectX 10 and DX9 + full hardware support
* Open GL 2.0 support
* Shader Model 4.0
* Dual Monitor Support
* Avivo display enhancement technology
* 120 shader units
* Full 128-bit memory interface
* 256-bit ring bus
* Ultra threaded core

Supported Operating Systems
* Windows Vista
* Windows XP Media Center Edition
* Windows XP
* Windows 2000

* HDMI to DVI-D adapter
* HDMI to HDMI cable
* component HDTV cable
* Driver CD
* Install Guide
* Short bracket conversion kit for SFF chassis

System Requirements
* Intel® Pentium® 4, AMD™ Athlon™ 64, AMD™ Athlon XP™ or compatible with x16 PCI Express slot
* Correct chipset drivers
* Installation software requires CD-ROM drive DVD playback requires DVD drive
* 300W power supply