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Nvidia GeForce 8400 GS

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How well can the GeForce 8400 GS run games
22 May 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

Based on current gaming requirements the GeForce 8400 GS is considered one of the weakest cards and wont meet modern AAA game specs. All games with system requirements of DirectX 10 or lower are met by this card.

How many years will the GeForce 8400 GS graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce 8400 GS in your PC? Its upgrade time for the GeForce 8400 GS, assuming you are a modern day gamer.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce 8400 GS? If you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 5640% better and can run 866 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games. Alternatively if you want an upgrade suggestion for the GeForce 8400 GS then a good choice would be RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB as this is better than 704 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 4402% better performance as well.
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The GeForce 8400 GS was released on 17 Apr 2007

GeForce 8400 GS Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce 8400 GS
GPU
Architecture
Tesla G86
Process
80nm
TMUs
8
Texture Rate
4 GTexel/s
ROPs
4
Pixel Rate
2 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
16
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
-
Driver Support
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Compatibility
Direct X
DX 10.0
Shader
4.0
Open GL
3.3
Resolution (WxH)
2048x1536
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
256 MB
Memory Speed
400 MHz
Memory Bus
64 Bit
Memory Type
DDR2
Memory Bandwidth
6.4GB/sec
L2 Cache
0KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
1
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
450 MHz
Power
Max Power
18 Watts
PSU
300 Watt & 20 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
2 GB
Best Resolution
800 x 600
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
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GeForce 8400 GS Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce 8400 GS is an entry-level GFX based on the 80nm variant of the first-shader unified architecture.
It's based on the G86 Core and offers 16 Shader Processing Units, 8 TMUs and 4 ROPs, on a 64-bit memory interface of DDR2. The central unit runs at 450MHz and the memory clock operates at 400MHz. It will consume no more than 40 Watt.
It's therefore a GeForce 8500 GT, slightly lower power consumption and no SLI support.
This GPU is only suited for a 1024x768 (or less) resolution. Most of today's games will only run at low settings and extremely demanding games might not run at all. DirectX 11 based games aren't supported and its performance will decrease drastically, as the resolution increases.
Note: This GPU had two revisions which added HDMI support, DDR3 memory and different core configurations.


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GeForce 8400 GS vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
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RAM
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 2540% 5780%
Call of Duty Warzone 2220% 4180%
Valorant 60% 320%
Grand Theft Auto VI 3900% 6440%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 2540% 5780%
Minecraft: Dungeons 1860% 4420%
Doom Eternal 4260% 4260%
Maneater 1380% 3580%
Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord 1560% 4020%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 3900% 3900%
GeForce 8400 GS Extras
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