ATI RADEON 9800XT 256MB DRIVER

All these new features are just another feather in the cap for ATI and only helps reinforce their very strong presence in the graphics chip business over their rivals. On a more serio Running full tilt, the XT’s cooler isn’t horribly loud, but it’s definitely audible. Of course, the same could be said for the cooler on the Radeon XT’s primary competitor; the GeForce FX Ultra’s blower is quiet at low speeds, and not too terribly loud going flat out. The chip is still fabbed by TMSC using 0. This is the refresh of the Radeon Pro before the next major release in the cycle from the folks at ATI.

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The clock speed equation The higher clock speeds of the Radeon XT mean better performance, particularly in the pixel-pushing department.

ATI’s Radeon XT graphics card – The Tech Report – Page 1

Customize The Tech Report It is a very much no frills graphics card following the official reference design by ATI with the only thing varying being the package bundle – which yes, does include a voucher for Half Life II when it is released. Voldenuit It’s nice of Krogoth to fill in for Chuckula over the holidays.

For proof see today’s Exhibit A, ATI’s brand-new Radeon XT, a bright red, five-hundred-dollar graphics card with eight pixel pipelines and more bandwidth than a Modena’s tachometer. As you can see in the 256kb, the XT comes with the standard array of outputs: The Radeon XT is all about high resolutions and a healthy dose of both edge and texture antialiasing in current games, plus fluid frame rates in next-generation games.

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Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon Canada’s website. These Ferraris made of silicon are growing ever more expensive, and in turn, more exclusive to own. The rear copper plate acts as a heatsink, too.

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ATI RADEON 9800 XT graphics card – Radeon 9800 XT – 256 MB

The rise of the exotics: The chip is still fabbed by TMSC using 0. On a more serio Somehow, these two trends coexist, this creeping exclusivity and the constant march of semiconductor progress.

With the tweaks, the 9800xy XT has reached new highs: Texture units per pixel pipeline.

Memory bus width bits. If you’re on the upgrade path for a new graphics card, you’re most likely paying much attention to ATI’s line of popular Radeon products. Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon’s website.

In these simple, theoretical measures, it’s a tight race. From simple pixel filling to complex programmable pixel shader effects, the primary bottlenecks to all-out performance in graphics today radfon related to pixel pushing.

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The Ultra is faster with multitexturing, however, and has even more memory bandwidth than the XT. No Interruptions Day Shortbread. Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon UK’s website.

With the new cooler, new PCB layout, and tweaked silicon, ATI says the XT is more overclockable than its forerunner, although we haven’t had the card long enough to test that theory just yet. The Radeon XT sports a fancy new spoiler.

ATI’s Radeon 9800 XT graphics card

Also, to keep the R chip cool at its higher clock speeds, the Radeon XT comes stock with a fancy new copper cooler, like so:. This is the refresh of the Radeon Pro before the next major release in the cycle from the folks at ATI. This exotic aims to be the fastest graphics card on the market, and it replaces ATI’s similarly pricey Radeon Pro MB, offering more performance than 256mv predecessor.

When it’s rotating slowly, the fan is nearly silent. With eight pixel pipes, the XT blows it away in pixel fill rate. GeForce FX Ultra.