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Now with double the AGP bandwidth!

THE STANDARD FOR PROFESSIONAL GRAPHICS
The NVIDIA Quadro4 8X AGP XGL offers twice the bus bandwidth between the processor and the graphics card, increasing data throughout for graphically intense applications. NVIDIA Quadro4 8X AGP also features NVIDIA's revolutionary nView™ multi-display technology offering improved productivity for every workstation professional.

The NVIDIA Quadro4 580 XGL features 64MB of on-board DDR SDRAM graphics memory, NVIDIA's Lightspeed Memory Architecture II (LMA II) and a single high-density connector providing support for dual-analog and/or digital displays.

KEY FEATURES & BENEFITS
NVIDIA Quadro4 XGL - Professional Graphics Architecture
Integrates workstation-specific functionality to accelerate OpenGL and DirectX professional applications. This results in the industry's fastest application performance and highest image quality.

Double the AGP bandwidth for increased application performance
Offers twice the bus bandwidth between the processor and the graphics card, increasing data throughput for graphically intense applications.

Lightspeed Memory Architecture II (LMA II) - Performance Memory Management
Supports 64MB DDR unified graphics memory. This memory is dynamically allocated between graphics subsystems for maximum memory utilization. Furthermore, LMA II intelligently optimizes data transfer across NVIDIA's patented crossbar memory controller, delivering blistering sustained data rates.

Low-Profile Form Factor
Enables support for small form-factor systems

NVIDIA nView™ - multi-display software
Multi-display nView solution sets a new standard in workstation productivity by delivering unprecedented stability, image quality and performance. No other solution features rock-solid stability with productivity-enhancing functionality, all seamlessly integrated into the Windows environment.
 
PERFORMANCE FEATURES
128-bit DDR memory interface
64MB DDR SDRAM
NVIDIA Lightspeed Memory Architecture II
Hardware overlay
Hardware antialiased lines
Two-sided lighting
Full-scene antialiasing
2nd-generation occlusion culling
Dual 350MHz RAMDACs
Maximum Resolution 2048x1536 @ 75Hz
OpenGL quad-buffered stereo
Dual 350MHz RAMDACs
Maximum Resolution 2048x1536 @ 75Hz
OpenGL quad-buffered stereo
NVIDIA Unified Driver Architecture (UDA)
AGP 8X/4X/2X and AGP Texturing Support
Microsoft DirectX 8.1, OpenGL 1.3 Optimizations and Support

PACKAGE CONTAINS
Quadro®4 580 XGL AGP Graphics Card
CD-ROM Containing:
Drivers for Windows XP, 2000 & NT Including DirectX 8.1 and OpenGL 1.3 support
Detailed Installation Guide (Multi-Language)
NVIDIA® nView Desktop Manager Guide
NVIDIA® Display Properties User Manual
Quickstart Installation Guide
1 - LFH to Dual VGA (Y-adapter) Cable
Quadro® Application Utilities CD-ROM (MAXtreme™, POWERdraft™)
* LFH to Dual DVI Cable Not Included

OPERATING SYSTEMS
Windows® XP (WHQL Certified)
Windows® 2000 (WHQL Certified)
Windows NT® (WHQL Certified)

MINIMUM SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
IBM or 100% PC compatible with genuine Intel Pentium III or AMD Athlon class processor or higher
One available AGP 2.0 compliant slot or better
128MB system memory
CD-ROM or DVD-ROM drive
Windows XP, 2000 or Windows NT4.0 (Service Pack 5 or 6)
20MB of available disk space for full installation
VGA or DVI-I compatible monitor