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ATI Radeon HD 2900 XT - AMD's long awaited R600 DX10 GPU arrives - Benchmarks - 3DMark06

Has AMD done enough to take the GPU performance crown with HD 2900 XT? We find out with our first set of benchmarks.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: May 13, 2007 4:00 am

3DMark06

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Build 110

 

Developer Homepage: http://www.futuremark.com

 

Product Homepage: http://www.futuremark.com/products/3dmark06/

 

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3DMark06 is the very latest version of the "Gamers Benchmark" from FutureMark. The newest version of 3DMark expands on the tests in 3DMark05 by adding graphical effects using Shader Model 3.0 and HDR (High Dynamic Range lighting) which will push even the best DX9 graphics cards to the extremes.

 

3DMark06 also focuses on not just the GPU but the CPU using the Ageia PhysX software physics library to effectively test single and dual-core processors.

 

 

Under the more intensive 3DMark06 benchmark we see the same type of picture painted.

Samsung 225BW (Black) LCD Monitor

 

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