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Hercules 3D Prophet Radeon 9800 Pro 128MB Review

By: Shawn Baker | AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jun 6, 2003 4:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 8.0%Manufacturer: Hercules

Specifications

 

- RADEON™ 9800 PRO, the benchmark technology for First Person Shooters

 

- 8 pixel-pipeline architecture for increased rendering power

 

- 128MB DDR memory to boost the latest games with tons of textures

 

- High-quality onboard 256-bit DDR RAM interface: no bottlenecks, faster frame rates.

 

- HyperZ™III+: intelligent memory bandwidth optimization technology

 

- AGP 8X / 4X / 2X support for maximum performance with the latest motherboards

 

- Full DirectX 9 & OpenGL hardware accelerator

 

Movie-quality 3D images provided by ATI's latest 3D technology innovations:

 

- SMARTSHADER™ 2.1: Programmable Pixel Shaders 2.0 & Vertex Shaders 2.0

 

- TRUFORM™ 2.0 and DX9 Displacement Mapping

 

- SMOOTHVISION™ 2.1: hardware engine for 2X/4X/6X FSAA (Full Scene Anti-Aliasing) mode and advanced anisotropic filtering - no more jagged edges or speed compromise.

 

- High-quality TV display on CRT and flat panel monitors

 

- VIDEOSHADER™ engine: fluid playback of DVD movies on TV set or CRT and flat panels monitors

 

- FULLSTREAM™ technology for improved Internet streaming

 

- Dual display on VGA, DVI or TV-Out (HYDRAVISION™)

 

- Dual integrated 400MHz RAMDACs, maximum resolution of 2048x1536 @ 85Hz

 

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