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video card nVidia Corporation GT218 [GeForce 8400 GS]
model: nVidia Corporation GT218 [GeForce 8400 GS](model id: 1667)
possible other names of the device:
Nvidia GeForce 8400 GS
NVIDIA Corporation
VendorID:ProductID code of the device:
year of commercialization:
tested on:
Trisquel 7.0 Belenos
tested with the following kernel libre:
how does it work with free software?
works with 3D acceleration
free driver used:
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation GT218 [GeForce 8400 GS Rev. 3] (rev a2)
sudo lspci -nnk
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: NVIDIA Corporation GT218 [GeForce 8400 GS Rev. 3] [10de:10c3] (rev a2)
	Subsystem: eVga.com. Corp. Device [3842:1303]
	Kernel driver in use: nouveau
Verify 3D support
grep -i "vendor\|rendering"
glxinfo | grep -i "vendor\|rendering"
direct rendering: Yes
server glx vendor string: SGI
client glx vendor string: Mesa Project and SGI
OpenGL vendor string: nouveau
Is a basic Nvidia video card but works very well with the nouveau driver. Without fan the temperature keep in the range 50-70ºC.

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