Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
5,671 Reviews & Articles | 36,049 News Posts

MSI FX5800 Ultra-TD8X

| Posted: Mar 14, 2003 11:21 pm

Hardware Zone has an in depth review of the new MSI FX5800 Ultra-TD8X video card from MSI. The card was tested with the latest drivers (v43.00) from Nvidia. The results are not what I was expecting considering the performance improvements Nvidia has given us in the past with each successive driver release. We can only hope they do better in the future.


The GeForce FX seemed like a powerful graphics card solution at commencement, but as we begin to evaluate more of it and with newer drivers, it seems to us that too much hype went into its making as well. Although we shall not judge the card too much based on the 43.00 drivers, we can't ignore it as well since it is a step closer to taking the form as the final drivers - no doubt the results were a tad inconclusive and there were screen anomalies in several areas while benchmarking with 3D Mark 2003. With the new 43.00 drivers, we were eagerly expecting performance enhancements, rather than deterioration and that dented the optimistic view we kept of the GeForce FX
More information @ HardwareZone


Further Reading: Read and find more news at our news index page.

Do you get our news RSS feed? Get It!

Post a Comment about this news

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts

Latest Downloads

View More Latest Downloads

TweakTown Web Poll

Question: Did EA kill the Battlefield franchise with the terrible BF4 issues?

Yes, Battlefield is doomed

No, Battlefield will live on strong

I'm not sure, but I know EA needs to improve its game

or View the Results

View More Polls

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases
Get TweakTown updates via Facebook!
Just click the "Like" button below