Item Nvidia GeForce FX 5900
Die size
Process 130 nm
Core speed 450 MHz
Transistors 130 M
Pipelines 8x1 or 4x2 (app. dep.)
Memory DDR425, 256 bit, 27.2 GB/s
Type Desktop
Fill rate 3.6 Gtex/s
RAMDAC 2x400 MHz
DirectX 9+
Textures 8
Core NV35
Triangles/s 315 M
Vertex shaders 2.0+
Pixel shaders 8 x 2.0+
PCI Express

2003-05-12 Nvidia GeForce FX 5900 Successor to NV30 formerly known as NV35 with 4x2 architecture and a 8x1 mode for single texturing. Internal register file twice the size of that of NV30, removing a known bottleneck. NV30 differences from Tom's:

Some rumours indicate that the core includes Pixel Shader 3.0 support, even if no drivers support it.