The rivalry between ATI and NVIDIA continues but this time its Nvidia’s turn to take the edge. The most recent product by Nvidia is the GeForce GTX 295 which is considered to be the fastest 3D card currently available in the market. Its processing power, power efficiency and comparative value make it a much more useful product.
The market price for GeForce GTX295 is 500 US dollars at present. Here are some of the most exciting features of GTX 295 :
DVI and HDMI output
Much more power efficient than other cards
Specifications : In GTX 295 two 55-nanometer GTX 200 graphics chips are used. The core clock speed is 576 MHz. The stream clock on each chip is 1.24 GHz. The memory is 1792 MB and the memory speed is 2 GHz. The RAM used is DDR3. The maximum resolution (external) is 2560 x 1600. The operating system needed is the windows vista. The card is API supported and supports DirectX 10 and OpenGL 2.1.
There are some drawbacks ofcourse. Despite its power efficiency its power demand is very high but if you can afford it financially and get it working on your machine then you will be able to enjoy the best 3D graphics.