NVIDIA’s New GeForce GTX560 SE has its eyes on Radeon HD7770


NVIDIA is gearing up for the release of its new GeForce GTX560 SE GPU which would arrive for the sub-$200 segment. The new graphics card would be aiming for the recently released AMD Radeon HD7770 which also belongs to the same segment at a price range within $200.

The new GTX560 SE (Special Edition) has similar specs to the GTX555 which is an OEM only product, The 560 has also seen other variations which include the 560Ti, 560Ti-448 Core, GTX560 (460 rebrand) and now the Special Edition.

Following are the specs of the upcoming GPU, Expect it to hit retail soon:

  • Based on 40 nm GF114 ASIC
  • 288 CUDA cores
  • 48 TMUs, 24 ROPs
  • 192-bit wide GDDR5 memory interface
  • 1 GB standard memory amount (asymmetric memory chip arrangement à la GTX 550 Ti)
  • Clock speeds: 776 MHz core; 1553 MHz CUDA cores; 952 MHz (3.828 GHz effective) memory, 92 GB/s memory bandwidth