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Experience the power without a hefty price tag with the SLI®-Ready NVIDIA® GeForce® 9500 GT GPU. Get a supreme visual experience and realistic gameplay in today’s most popular games.

Your PC is now more visual than ever. Supercharge this visual experience with the NVIDIA® GeForce® 9500 GT GPU – there is no better investment to provide more vibrant photos, smoother videos, and more realistic gaming.
Extreme levels of visual reality
Enjoy an improved 3D experience and astounding Blu-ray movie picture quality while getting the most gaming horsepower ever released in a graphics card under $100(1). Plus, a performance increase of up to 3x over the comparable 8 series graphics card means that this GPU has lots to offer for less.
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Increase your performance
Double the power of a single graphics card with NVIDIA SLI® technology. This GPU can be paired with an identical GeForce 9500 GT-based graphics card for up to 2X the performance of a single card set-up. Compatible with PCI Express and the new PCI Express 2.0 bus architecture, GeForce 9500 GT offers a future-proofing bridge to tomorrow’s most bandwidth-hungry games and 3D applications.

Key Features
NVIDIA® PureVideo® HD Technology1: The combination of high-definition video decode acceleration and post-processing that delivers unprecedented picture clarity, smooth video, accurate color, and precise image scaling for movies and video.

Discrete, Programmable Video Processor: NVIDIA PureVideo is a discrete programmable processing core in NVIDIA GPUs that provides superb picture quality and ultra-smooth movies with 100% offload of H.264 video decoding from the CPU and significantly reduced power consumption.

Dynamic Contrast Enhancement: Provides spectacular picture clarity with frame-by-frame optimization.

NVIDIA SLI® Technology2: Delivers up to 2x the performance of a single GPU configuration for unequaled gaming experiences by allowing two graphics cards to run in parallel. The must-have feature for performance PCI Express® graphics, SLI dramatically scales performance on today’s hottest games.

PCI Express 2.0 Support: Designed to run perfectly with the new PCI Express 2.0 bus architecture, offering a future-proofing bridge to tomorrow’s most bandwidth-hungry games and 3D applications by maximizing the 5 GT/s PCI Express 2.0 bandwidth (twice that of first generation PCI Express). PCI Express 2.0 products are fully backwards compatible with existing PCI Express motherboards for the broadest support.

1 Feature requires supported video software. Features may vary by product.
2 NVIDIA SLI certified versions of GeForce PCI Express GPUs only.
Key Benefits
  GeForce® 9500 GT
Stream Processors 32
Core Clock (MHz) 550 MHz
Shader Clock (MHz) 1400 MHz
Memory Clock (MHz) 800 MHz
Memory Amount 256MB
Memory Interface 128-bit
Memory Bandwidth (GB/sec) 25.6
Texture Fill Rate (billion/sec) 8.8