256MB NVIDIA Quadro FX 570 Dual-VGA or Dual-DVI Graphics Adapter - Overview

NVIDIA FX 570 Graphics Card

Features and specifications

The 256MB NVIDIA Quadro FX 570 Dual-VGA or Dual-DVI Graphics Adapter (45J7917) features:

  • 12-Bit Subpixel Precision
  • 128-Bit Precision Graphics Pipeline
  • 128-Bit Memory Interface
  • 32-Bit Floating Point Precision
  • 32-Bit Filtering and Blending
  • Advanced Color Compression, Early Z-Cull
  • Essential for Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Cg High-Level Graphics Shader Language
  • Full-Scene Antialiasing (FSAA)
  • GPU Computing
  • Gen 2 Compatible
  • Graphics API Extensions
  • Hardware 3D Window Clipping
  • Hardware-Accelerated Pixel Read-Back
  • High-Performance Display Outputs
  • Jumbo 8K Textures Processing
  • Next-Generation Vertex and Pixel Programmability Shader Model 1 4.0
  • Vertex and Pixel Programmability
  • NVIDIA High Precision High Dynamic Range (HDR) Technology
  • NVIDIA PureVideo Technology
  • NVIDIA PureVideo HD Technology
  • NVIDIA Unified Architecture
  • nView Multi-Display Technology
  • PCI Express Certified
  • Rotated-Grid Full-Scene Antialiasing (RG FSAA)
  • Dual Dual-Link Digital Display Connectors
  • Single Dual-Link Digital Display Connector
  • Unified Driver Architecture (UDA)


Performance specifications
  • PCI-e x16 full-height graphics card
  • 256 MB, 128-bit, DDR2 memory configuration
  • 12.8 GB/sec memory bandwidth
  • Dual monitors via Dual-DVI or Dual-VGA
  • Supported platforms:
    • Microsoft Windows Vista (64-bit and 32-bit)
    • Microsoft Windows XP (64-bit and 32-bit)
    • Linux RedHat 5 - Full OpenGL implementation, complete with NVIDIA and ARB extensions (64-bit)


Physical specifications
  • Approximate height: 111.15 mm (4.376 in)
  • Approximate length: 167.64 mm (6.6 in)
  • Approximate weight: 0.16 kg (0.35 lbs)


Operating Environment
  • Temperature: -10 deg to 55 deg (C) (14 deg to 131 deg (F))
  • Relative humidity: 5% to 90%
  • Maximum power consumption: 38 watts



3 years - Customer Replacement Unit (CRU) Service

  • Announce date: 19 Aug 2008 (Worldwide)
  • Planned availability date: 22 Aug 2008 (Worldwide)
  • Discontinued, Withdrawn from marketing: September 2009


Hardware compatibility
DescriptionMachine Type - Models
ThinkStation D10
ThinkStation S10

Note: ThinkStation models offer two PCI-e x16 graphic slots allowing two graphic cards to be installed. Two installed cards allows attachment of four (quad) monitors.

Software requirements
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows XP


  • FX 570 graphics card fitted full-height bracket
  • Two DVI to VGA Monitor Adapters (allows attachment of VGA analog monitors to DVI ports)
  • Publication
  • CD

Note: Customers can order extra, or replacement dongles via: Options Continuation Program (OCP). For more information, visit www.lenovo.com/optionscontinuationprogram


Agency approvals
FCC (United States), CE (Europe), C-Tick (Australia/New Zealand), VCCI (Japan), UL, BSMI (Taiwan), MIC (Korea), ICES


Additional product information
Service parts - Parts listing for your product
Lenovo Support: Graphic Card - Reference Guide list - A list of other ATI, and NVIDIA graphic cards
Personal Systems Reference (PSREF) - Comprehensive information on the features and technical specifications of Lenovo products.

  • Alias ID: MIGR-70254
  • Document ID: PD008612
  • Last Updated :23 Jun 2014
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