Let’s take a look at how the upcoming 8600GTS performs in current games, 3 games
Core 2 Duo E4300 Overclocked @ 9 x 266MHz = 2.4GHz
I tested the 8600GTS at 745/1145MHz against one of the
closest card in price point, the 7900GT. The equivalent on ATi’s side would be
X1950 Pro but unfortunately no card at the moment so not tested with that yet.
Drivers used is Forceware 101.02, support for all cards modded by Guru3D. Image Quality settings
used default settings in Control Panel, with maximum in-game quality settings
selected. No Anti-Aliasing applied, and 16xAF used when stated at the last