The World’s First Image of 55nm GT200 Exposed!

According to the image we have on hand, the mark of GT200b on GeForce GTX260 graphic card will change from 65nm “G200-103-A2″ to be “G200-103-B2″. The “B” means latest 55nm processing technology, and its production cycle happened during the 33rd week of this year (August 11th to 17th), only 5 weeks after G200-103-A2 which was manufactured in the 28th week. Therefore, obviously NVIDIA had prepared for a long time.

Remark: The earliest version of GeForce GTX260 utilized GT200 with 192SP, and it was marked as “G200-100-A2″.

55nm_gt200


The first of new GTX260 graphic cards will hit the market in January next year. The number of its stream processors will maintain as 216, and its memory frequency is unchanged as well. The reference and non-reference versions cards will be on sale at the same time. Thanks to application of new processor and the circuit designed by manufacturers themselves, the price will hopefully keep declining. The GTX260 card is already available at $264 at the lowest right now.

More high-end products based on G200b, including GTX280 and dual-core 260GX2 will also emerge in Jan 2009.

Source: Expreview

Related posts

Cooler Master announces MasterKeys keyboards

Cooler Master announces MasterKeys keyboards

Cooler Master has announced two new keyboards that are known as MasterKeys Pro L and MasterKeys Pro S. The two new company products are 100 per cent mechanical keyboards and this is the place to say that they are not specifically designed for gaming. The MasterKeys Pro L and the MasterKeys...

Lenovo unveils ThinkStation S30, C30 and D30 workstations

The Chinese computer giant Lenovo has announced three new workstations aimed at professionals who demand the best for their work needs. The workstations arrive under the ThinkStation brand and are named S30, C30 and D30 and come with the latest Intel Xeon E5 processors being designed to...

Special lens converts laptops into 3D ones

3D technology has become more and more available to users lately but unfortunately it is still out of range to budget users and people who don’t want to spend a lot of cash on it. Hopefully there’s a new product on the market that allows users to watch in 3D with the help of a special lens that...

Leave a comment