Gigabyte GeForce GT 240 512MB PCIe

  • Gigabyte GeForce GT 240 512MB PCIe
76
Based on 4 scores, 7 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    0
  • Good:
    3
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Compact, quiet, low-power; excellent cooling, Full HDMI 1.3a support make it well-suited for HTPC or other similar system, Does not require additional power from PSU, Represents a substantial upgrade from older cards or integrated video, Would make a g...

Cons:

  • Dualslot cooler doesn't seem to make sense on this class of card, Better gaming performance available for slightly more money

Expert reviews and ratings

By HardwareHeaven on 80

The 512MB GDDR5 version of the GT 240 from Gigabyte compares well with the similar 1GB OC version from Gainward. It appears that the difference in memory volume makes little difference on cards of this magnitude and any performance difference is mainly...

By Neoseeker on -

Unfortunately, this video card is hard to recommend -- through no necessarily the fault of Gigabyte's. In this reviewer's opinion, the GT 240 512MB GDDR5 just doesn't compete against other models that are currently available. If you want...

By Benchmark Reviews on 76

The performance of this card was reasonable given its price and specifications. Full HDMI 1.3a support is a plus, but better gaming performance is available for very little more money. The card's oversize fan and baroque plastic shrouding give it a...

By Motherboards.org on -

in lieu of an SLI add-in. The Gigabyte 240 512MB DDR5 HDMI card is an interesting card that would have made A GREAT addition to NVIDIA?s lineup just a year ago. Its job was to replace the 9600GT in NVIDIA?s lineup and I think it has succeeded...

International Review By iTrends.dk on 55

Gigabyte GT240 er et desvrre et kort, som det bliver svrt at anbefale. Dette br dog understreges at det p ingen mde skyldes Gigabytes implementering, da de formr at f det meste ud af hvad de har fet...

International Review By Sabios del PC on 80

La Gigabyte GT 240 se nos muestra como una grafica compacta, que no necesita alimentacion extra de la PSU y con una conectividad excelente, incluyendo una salida HDMI 1.3a que nos ofrece Full HD, excelente eleccion para un HTPC. Si bien el rendimiento...

International Review By 3DChip on -

Die Vorteile der GT240 liegen bei der Untersttzung von DirectX-10.1, dem gut funktionierenden Stromsparmechanismus, dem geringen Stromverbrauch und dem leise agierenden 80mm-Lfter, welcher fr geringe Temperaturen sorgt. Der geringe...