We all know that right now the GeForce 8800 Ultra is the king of the hill, but other lower-priced chipsets from NVIDIA are doing extremely well in the performance arena. One such chipset is the GeForce 8800 GT. This review will look at the performance of EVGA's e-GeForce
8800 GT KO, which packs a whopping 512MB of DDR3 memory.
How does it stack up? Well, I put it through a series of benchmark and in-game tests under Windows XP to determine how well it performs. To utilize the generous amount of memory, results for 4x and 8x antialiasing were also provided.
EVGA e-GeForce 8800 GT KO
Testing was limited to Windows XP. According to November's browser stats, XP accounts for 57% of visitor hits versus 28% for Vista.
Intel E6700 Core2 Duo
BFG nForce 680i SLI Motherboard
2GB Corsair XMS 5-5-5-18 800MHz DDR2 RAM
Seagate Barracuda 320GB SATA 3.0Gb/s 7200RPM Hard Drive
Chimei CMV 221D-NBC 22" Widescreen LCD Monitor
Auzentech X-Fi Prelude 7.1 Sound Card
Thermaltake Armor Series Case with Rosewill 550Watt Modular Power Supply
Microsoft Windows XP Pro with SP2 and DirectX 9.0c