Being a passively cooled solution silent running is first and foremost in this cards feature set. Which should be ideal for the HTPC users or those who must have silent computing. On board memory is a modest 1GB of the older DDR2 set to run 800Mhz Effective speed. The Core clocks in at 550Mhz with 320 Stream Processors available to round out the design. Obviously not the fastest horse in th stable, it still will do an adequate job for the market group its meant to fill.
Connectivity is standard with DVI, VGA, and HDMI outputs on the rear panel. As well the card is of the single slot variety which will help it should space be constrained in your chassis. Naturally DirectX 11 support comes standard as well as DirectX 9.0-10.1 for the HD5550.
Availability and Pricing at the time of this posting were not known.