The new Gecube HD2600XT X2 GEMINI 3 has 1Gbyte of GDDR2 on-board memory and offers Hardware CrossFire performance through a single card design.
Gemini 3 design incorporates "Auto Pilot Safe Protection" feature with both GPUs hardware design independent of each other to ensure normal operation even if one of the GPU ease to functions.
The GEMINI HD2600XT X2 also has built-in HDMI with HDCP decode to deliver high definition video to supports the latest UVD (Universal Video Decoder) video processing technology. This means 1080p/1080i (HD2600XT), Blu-Ray and HD-DVD are all supported.
Support big-screen HDMI TVs via DVI to ATI exclusive HDMI dongle including built-in 5.1 surround audio and HD Video to enjoy Blu-ray and HD DVD movies playback or S-Video analog port for HDTVs.
The Quad DVI multi-display configuration permits working with multiple full-screen documents or applications simultaneously ? eliminating the need to constantly open, close, or minimize applications. This multi-displays support allow the desktop viewing expands across Quad digital displays enables support for high-resolution panels, offering a stretched desktop of up to 1920x1200 (single-link DVI) or 2560x1600 (dual-link DVI, HDCP) across Quad displays for surround gaming environment.
The GEMINI 3 RADEON HD2600XT X2 series PCI-Express X16 cards is available in 2 models:
1> HD2600XT X2 -1Gbyte on-board memory @ $279.00 +
2> HD2600XT X2 -512Mbyte on-board memory @ $259.00 +
Gecube said that the HD2600XT X2 boards with future drivers release and on Quad-Crossfire capable motherboards will further enhanced the value and performance of the graphics cards.
Product Name: GC-D26XT2-F5
ASIC: RV630XT (65nm)
Core/Memory: 800MHz /1.0GHz
Unified Shader: YES
Shader Model: 4.0
Memory Bu:s 128-bit
Memory Type: DDR2 1.0GB
Interface: PCI Expressx16
TV-out: DVI Quad DVI ( Dual Link, HDCP)
S/HDTV-out: D-Sub Yes (by dongle)
Integrated audio: Multi-channel audio (5.1 surround) by DVI to HDMI dongle
HDTV by S to YPbPr cable (Optional)
Multi-VPU Support: Self CrossFire enable
Cooling: Dual Slots Fansink