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Video Card
« on: April 10, 2009, 11:53:48 pm »
In assembling my linuxmce system i have a nvidia Quadro FX560 video card....the specs are as follows
Form Factor     ATX
Graphics Controller    NVIDIA NV73GL
Bus Type    PCI Express x16
Memory    128MB 600MHz GDDR3 SDRAM unified frame buffer, Z-buffer and Texture storage
Connectors    2 DVI-I (one dual-link) + 9-pin HDTV output
Display resolution support    Dual integrated analog display controllers supporting up to two analog displays at 2048x1536 @ 85Hz on both displays or dual digital displays at 1920x1200 (single-link) and 3840x2400 (dual-link).
HD-Out component Mode: YPrPB - SMPTE 1080i, 720p, 480p, 576p or composite Mode: NTSC/PAL 480i, 576i
NVIEW advanced multi-display desktop and application management seamlessly integrated into Microsoft® Windows®
RAMDAC    Dual 400MHz integrated
Architecture features    128-bit memory interface
128-bit IEEE floating-point precision graphics pipeline
128-bit color precision
12-bit sub-pixel precision
8x FSAA at 1920x1200, 4x at 2048x1536, rotated grid FSAA sampling algorithm
Hardware accelerated anti-aliased points and lines
Hardware OpenGL overlay planes
Hardware accelerated two-sided lighting
Hardware accelerated clipping planes
3rd generation occlusion culling
3D volumetric texture support
Quad-buffered stereo
Shading architecture    Fully programmable GPU
Long fragment programs (unlimited instructions)
Long vertex programs (unlimited instructions)
Looping and subroutines (up to 256 loops per vertex program)
Dynamic flow control
Conditional execution
Supported graphics APIs    OpenGL 2.0
DirectX 9.0

my question is which output should i use to the 42" LCD tv with hdmi imput..dvi to hdmi or the 9 pin output and also i guess is this even a good card to's just one i had