TweakTown
Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
5,912 Reviews & Articles | 38,081 News Posts

Gigabyte Radeon 9600 Pro Graphics Card Review

We would all love to be in the position to be able to buy a brand new Ferrari on the way to work tomorrow but of course due to the high retail it is inhibitive of actually happening unless your numbers come up in the Lottery. The same, to a lesser extent, applies to graphics cards. If you can't afford the Ferrari of graphics cards, follow Cameron "Sov" Johnson as he takes a look at the Gigabyte Radeon 9600 Pro. It might just be what your wallet was looking while satisfying your performance cravings!

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Sep 15, 2003 4:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 7.5%      Manufacturer: Gigabyte

 

Introduction

 

High-end graphics has been ruled by both nVidia and ATI over the last few months. While having great potential, the Radeon 9800 and GeForce FX 5900 while having great power, both are extremely expensive for average users.

 

nVidia and ATI have solutions with a more appealing price tag with slightly degraded features compared to their high-end brothers, nVidia has the GeForce FX 5200 and 5600, and ATI has the 9200 and 9600.

 

Radeon 9600 is an evolution on the Radeon 9500 video card. Designed with DirectX 9.0 engine, its advancements over the 9200 are very apparent when looking at the specs of the two cores respectively.

 

Gigabyte has been one of ATI's biggest supporters since the Radeon 8000LE days and today they are manufacturing some of the most powerful based 3D cards available.

 

Today we put the Gigabyte Radeon 9600 Pro graphics card to the tests against the most powerful cards available to us today.

 

Further Reading: Read and find more Video Cards content at our Video Cards reviews, guides and articles index page.

Do you get our RSS feed? Get It!

Post a Comment about this content

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts

TweakTown Web Poll

Question: Facebook's acquisition of Oculus VR will...

Improve Oculus Rift Development

Hamper Oculus Rift Development

Completely destroy Oculus Rift Development

Let's wait and see, I'm not sure

or View the Results

View More Polls

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases