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NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT (Graphics Card, PCI-Express, DVI, 512 MB)

Graphic cards GeForce, Graphic Card, Nvidia, PCI-Express

NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT (Graphics Card, PCI-Express, DVI, 512 MB)
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The NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT is a graphics card for the PCI-Express bus. It has the PCI ID 10de:0421

04:00.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: NVIDIA Corporation G86 [GeForce 8500 GT] [10de:0421] (rev a1)
	Kernel driver in use: nouveau

The card was successfully tested under Ubuntu 14.04.4 with a Kernel version 3.16.0, X.Org X Server 1.16.0 and the nouveau driver:

 (II) LoadModule: "nouveau"
 (II) Loading /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/
 (II) Module nouveau: vendor="X.Org Foundation"
 	compiled for 1.16.0, module version = 1.0.11
 	Module class: X.Org Video Driver
 	ABI class: X.Org Video Driver, version 18.0

Identified Hardware Configurations (8 Results)

This hardware component was used by Linux users under the following system configurations. These results were collected by our LHG Scan Tool:
Scan Date
Linux Mint 18.1 Serena 4.4.0-53-generic - 04/08/2017
Fedora release 26 (Twenty Six) 4.11.8-300.fc26.x86_64 - 03/07/2017
blackPanther OS v16.2SE (Silent Killer) 4.9.20-desktop-pae-1bP - 16/06/2017
Gentoo/Linux 4.4.6-gentoo - 14/03/2017
Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS 4.4.0-57-generic - 22/12/2016
Linux Mint 18 Sarah 4.4.0-51-generic - 03/12/2016
Linux Mint 18 Sarah 4.4.0-21-generic - 01/08/2016
Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS 3.16.0-67-generic - 26/03/2016

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