8600GT DDR2 256MB 128-Bit - Any Good For 1080p HD? Tags: Graphics Cards DDR2 GPUs HD Graphics Last response: December 16, 2009 4:29 PM in Graphics & Displays Share godbrother December 11, 2009 6:41:52 PM Just wondering if this GPU is any good for 1080p playback. It's a 8600GT DDR2 128-Bit with 256MB's of Dedicated Ram (Turbocache-able to 1GB Virtual) More about : 8600gt ddr2 256mb 128 bit good 1080p rolli59 a c 1385 U Graphics card December 11, 2009 11:01:46 PM It is fine if just for HD playback. A DDR3 card would though be a better purchase. godbrother December 12, 2009 2:09:21 AM ^ Nah, I have a spare laying around and I need to build a HD playback typemajic machine for a friend for his digital movie collection. I wanted to sell him this one instead, but wasn't too sure on the full 1080p playback. Related resources Nvidia 7300GT 256MB DDR3 128bit or 7600GS 256MB DDR2 128bit - Forum 8600GT or HD2600XT? 512mb DDR3 or 256mb DDR4? - Forum Is a dell inspiron 17inch with 256mb 8600gt good for gaming?help! - Forum 780G + PC HD 3450 DDR2 >=8600GT ddr3 - Forum Is the Asus VX228H HD 1080p moniter good? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer crosko42 December 12, 2009 2:18:31 AM i have an 8600m which is less than an 8600gt, and I can play most new games on medium settings at a decent res and I can stream 1080p without a hitch. godbrother December 12, 2009 6:00:46 PM crosko42 said:i have an 8600m which is less than an 8600gt, and I can play most new games on medium settings at a decent res and I can stream 1080p without a hitch. I think the 8600M is a revised edition with DDR3. You should download CPU-z and check. crosko42 December 16, 2009 9:45:39 AM My mistake, it is GDDR3. godbrother December 16, 2009 4:29:46 PM crosko42 said:My mistake, it is GDDR3. No worries. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SAPPHIRE HD 3450 256MB DDR2 PCI-E Low Profile PCB with VGA Cable Forum 9300M GS 512mb DDR2 VS HD3100 256mb Forum SolvedGood yet cheap processor for adobe editing software and 1080p HD video. Forum I5-3350p with HD 7850 2gb - Good for 1080p Gaming? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !