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ED#122 : NVIDIA GeForce GT 430 Details Leaked!
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ED#122 : NVIDIA GeForce GT 430 Details Leaked!

It looks like many folks are expecting a good Christmas ahead. First, Western Digital launches their latest media player, the WD Elements Play with 1-2 TB of storage built-in. Then we have word that they are very close to launching the new WD TV Live model and new hard disk drives. Seagate is also expected to release their 3 TB hard disk drives in time for the Christmas season too. Now, we receive word that NVIDIA is ready to launch the GeForce GT 430 on October 11, 2010!

The NVIDIA GeForce GT 430 will be a GF108 part fabricated using the 40 nm process technology. It will have 96 stream processors and 16 ROPs. The NVIDIA GeForce GT 430 will be available in a variety of models with different clock speeds, but the official reference model will have a core speed of 700 MHz with a 1.7 GHz shader clock and run 900 MHz (1.8 GHz DDR) GDDR3 memory on a 128-bit wide bus. Here's a quick comparison of its specifications :

Specifications

GeForce
GTS 450

GeForce
GT 430

GeForce
GT 420


Stream Processors

192

96

48

Textures Per Clock

32

16

8

ROPs

16

16

8

Core Speed

783 MHz

700 MHz

700 MHz

Shader Clock Speed

1566 MHz

1400 MHz

1400 MHz

Pixel Fill Rate

12,528 MPixels/s

11,200 MPixels/s

5,600 MPixels/s

Texture Fill Rate

25,056 MTexels/s

11,200 MPixels/s

5,600 MTexels/s

Memory Bus Width

128-bits

128-bits

128-bits

Memory Type

GDDR5

GDDR3

GDDR3

Memory Speed

902 MHz

900 MHz

900 MHz

Memory Bandwidth

57.7 GB/s

28.8 GB/s

28.8 GB/s

Max. Board TDP

106 W

56 W

50 W


For more specifications, please take a look at the Desktop Graphics Card Comparison Guide.

The NVIDIA GeForce GT 430 will be a single-slot card with dual-DVI, HDMI and DisplayPort output options. It's expected to be priced at US$ 99 (RM 300). That would make it US$ 30 (RM 90) cheaper than the recently-launched NVIDIA GeForce GTS 450.

Will this card be a hit, or a dud? Tell us what you think!

 

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