The Asus EN8400GS is a basic video card for those who want to create a home theater PC. It has a capable processor and small amount of memory, but is able to output to S-Video and Composite cables as well as standard VGA and DVI-I. The card takes a standard PCI Express slot and comes at a low price.
The Asus EN8400GS comes in SILENT/HTP/256M and SILENT/HTP/512M options. In the SILENT/HTP/256M, the processor runs at 500MHz and memory at 667MHz. The memory is also reduced to 256MB. The SILENT/HTP/512M has 512MB of memory running at 800MHz, and runs the processor at 567MHz. The SILENT/HTP/512M also has the added feature of a V-Cool Heatsink, which is able to keep the temperature of the card down to a minimum.
- 567MHz NVIDIA GeForce 8400GS processor
- PCI Express
- 512MB DDR2 memory
- 800 MHz ( 400 MHz DDR2 ) memory clock (64-bit)
- VGA, DVI-I outputs
- HDTV, TV (S-Video to Composite) output
- 2048 x 1536 max resolution
- V-Cool Heatsink (on 512MB version)