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Power Color Radeon 9800 XT 256MB Review - Specifications

ATI's super fast Radeon 9800 XT graphics processor has been on the market for a little while now. Today we've got Power Color's vanilla version for you and we've put it head-to-head against its older brother, the Power Color 9800 Pro. Read on and find out if it is worth upgrading!

By: | AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Dec 7, 2003 5:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 9.0%Manufacturer: Power Color

Specifications of the Power Color Radeon 9800 XT


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Radeon 9800 XT


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RADEON9800XT is the ultimate accelerator of the most demanding next generation 3D titles, scenes and environments. Complex shader effects and full precision computation are rendered with blistering frame rates, resulting in smooth, interactive animation of organic, complex environments. RADEON9800XT series introduces a new standard of performance to graphics-intensive applications.




Backed by highly programmable cinematic shader engines and support for the latest MicrosoftDirectX9.0 and OpenGLfeature sets, RADEON9800XT series is designed to bring the most detailed worlds to life with motion picture quality effects. Employing billions of color variations and high precision pixel processing at all performance levels, RADEON 9800XT series delivers cinematic graphics with a new level of quality and consistency.




Experience unparalleled 3D visual realism with the advanced engineering of ATI technology. SMOOTHVISION™2.1 delivers the sharpest, clearest picture quality imaginable. SMARTSHADER™2.1 enables 128-bit full floating point precision for hyper-realistic imagery. FULLSTREAM?removes blocky artifacts from streaming Internet video to deliver smoother looking, higher quality online content.




RADEON 9800XT series of graphics processors beats with the heart of a champion, thanks to the industry only cinematic Visual Processing Unit (VPU) in its 3rd generation. Backed by the latest CATALYST™software suite, RADEON 9800XT series optimizes performance, power and stability to surpass the most exacting next-generation gameplay requirements."




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