About us Privacy policy Mailing list Mobile. Nobody noticed it yet it’s there alright and now merged into the x and x series. The R will be aimed at the very top of the performance ranks. But to have the fastest product with the best feature set, that’s what makes a reputation and that’s what will sell the rest of your products. The one you’ve been waiting for. ATI remained clear of such questionable “tricks”

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Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. The one you’ve been waiting for. The card fully supports all of the DirectX 9. Like the R, the R is manufactured by TSMC on its low-k pkatinum fab process, but the R and its supporting cast have been tweaked and tuned to reach higher clock speeds more easily and reliably.

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Don’t show this again. We’ve seen a plague of driver plaitnum from manufacturers. Bare in mind, originally the plan was to get them in stores before Christmas. Here’s a brief overview of how ATI will be using these new chips in actual products. About us Privacy policy Mailing list Mobile.


With that being said, let’s start up this review beginning with a small overview of ATi’s new premium flagship; the Radeon x XT Platinum Edition!

Dell returns to the stock market after six years. They constantly were close but not close enough. Nvidia made platonum big deal about radeoon cards’ support for the more advanced Shader 3. As you might have guessed, the R’s mission in life will be a little more modest, performance-wise, than the R’s. Rbased Radeon X cards will get a much smaller cooler.

Great sound, but it’s trapped in Apple’s world. Nobody noticed it yet it’s there alright and now merged into the x and x series. Like the R and R, the R has 16 pixel pipelines and six vertex shader engines.

ATI’s Radeon X850 XT graphics cards

Uhm, well nothing except a newer 80nm fabrication process. We’ve changed, we promise. It started with their Radeon Pro series. Speaking as a journalist I have to admit that the so called optimizations made our job very hard as you cannot compare oranges with apples eh?

Oh, c850, the streets aren’t exactly awash in GeForce Ultras, but the Platinum Edition has been brutally scarce. You had a low, mid and a high-range product to choose from. ATI knew this as well, they partly invented this game.


See, years ago when I was writing reviews things were way more clear. Graphics Previous page Next page. The Radeon X Pro for example is such a product. Now we have in all these ranges about products to choose from, each with their own specifications and price tag.

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Review Sections Review Specs. The R, in turn, traces its roots to the R design used on the original Radeon Interestingly, at 1,x1, resolution, both cards turned in identical ATI has endowed the R with a dynamic clock gating capability, a la the Pentium M, that allows the chip to deactivate parts of itself when platunum not being used.