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HIS Excalibur Radeon 9600 with Dual DVI Outputs

HIS Excalibur Radeon 9600 with Dual DVI Outputs

Julian checks in today with a look at the HIS Excalibur Radeon 9600 - with a difference. It features Dual DVI native outputs along with a total of 256MB of onboard memory. If dual displays excite you, this is worth a look. | May 21, 2004 11:00 pm CDT

Value GPU Shootout - Radeon 9550 vs. GeForce FX 5500 and 5700LE

Value GPU Shootout - Radeon 9550 vs. GeForce FX 5500 and 5700LE

While ATI's Radeon 9550 based graphics cards have been selling well in the China market, we will only just begin to see them showing up in all other markets now. Today we compare ATI's new Radeon 9550 GPU against the GeForce FX 5500 and 5700LE to find out which company has the lead in the value to mid range graphics market. ATI or nVidia? | May 17, 2004 11:00 pm CDT

Big Screen Gaming - The Way Its Really Meant to be Played

Big Screen Gaming - The Way Its Really Meant to be Played

In our latest article we take a look at gaming with the Infocus ScreenPlay 4800 DLP projector. Hooked into a PC via VGA connection we document Big Screen Gaming - The Way Its Really Meant to be Played - using NFS: Underground, Battlefield Vietnam and Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic. | May 3, 2004 11:00 pm CDT

GeCube 9600 XT All in Wonder - HTPC for the Masses

GeCube 9600 XT All in Wonder - HTPC for the Masses

Today we have GeCube's brand new Radeon 9600 XT All in Wonder on the test bench. It offers the same features as the more expensive Radeon 9800 Pro AIW but at a price point more affordable for the masses. | Apr 18, 2004 11:00 pm CDT

ABIT Radeon 9600 XT and 9800 XT Graphics Cards

ABIT Radeon 9600 XT and 9800 XT Graphics Cards

This is not an nVidia GeForce 6800 Ultra review. Instead we are taking a look at ABIT's newest AGP8x graphics cards based on ATI's Radeon 9600 XT and 9800 XT GPUs. | Apr 14, 2004 11:00 pm CDT

nVidia's HSI and PCI Express Plan Documentation

nVidia's HSI and PCI Express Plan Documentation

nVidia held a conference call for Asia Pacific media today where they talked to us about their plans and intentions for their HSI technology and PCI Express. We have the full conference call documentation for your viewing pleasure as well as short commentary. | Mar 22, 2004 11:00 pm CST

Albatron FX5900XTV - nVidia's 5900 XT Value Graphics Monster

Albatron FX5900XTV - nVidia's 5900 XT Value Graphics Monster

Albatron's FX5900XTV AGP8x graphics card is on the test bench today. It is based on nVidia's GeForce FX 5900 XT GPU. It offers high-end performance (5900 Ultra) at the price of a mainstream part (5700 Ultra). | Mar 21, 2004 11:00 pm CST

XGI Dual GPU Benchmarked - Volari Duo V8 Ultra

XGI Dual GPU Benchmarked - Volari Duo V8 Ultra

XGI has been in the 3D graphics game for only a little over nine months and already has a top to bottom line of products available from their short list of AIB partners. Today we look at the XGI Volari Duo V8 Ultra Dual GPU graphics card put directly against the 9800 XT and FX 5950. We use a whole bunch of the latest drivers including nVidia's ForceWare 56.64 which is being released today. | Mar 14, 2004 11:00 pm CST

Chaintech GeForce FX 5700 Ultra - nVidia's mainstream VGA fighter

Chaintech GeForce FX 5700 Ultra - nVidia's mainstream VGA fighter

Yesterday we compared the performance of nVidia's GeForce FX 5950 Ultra against ATI's Radeon 9800 XT. Today we step down a class to the mainstream segment and put nVidia's GeForce FX 5700 Ultra, in the form of the AA5700U from Chaintech, against ATI's Radeon 9600 XT. Let the mainstream VGA battle begin! | Feb 9, 2004 11:00 pm CST

ATI 9800 XT vs. nVidia 5950 Ultra - Gigabyte Style

ATI 9800 XT vs. nVidia 5950 Ultra - Gigabyte Style

In the past we've taken a look at various modern day high-end graphics cards based on both top of the model ATI and nVidia chips. On the menu today is Gigabyte's GV-R98X256D graphics card based on the Radeon 9800 XT. We put it directly against Gigabyte's GeForce FX 5950 Ultra for comparison sakes. | Feb 8, 2004 11:00 pm CST

ASUS Radeon 9800 XT and GeForce FX 5950 Ultra - Kings of the VGA Hill

ASUS Radeon 9800 XT and GeForce FX 5950 Ultra - Kings of the VGA Hill

Today we are looking at the two top dogs from both ATi and nVidia in the form of the Radeon 9800 XT and GeForce FX 5950 Ultra from ASUS. We pit them directly against a reference 9800 XT and an older 9800 Pro to find out who is the king of the hill in the VGA department. | Jan 22, 2004 11:00 pm CST

Gigabyte GeForce FX 5950 Ultra - Embracing nVidia, again

Gigabyte GeForce FX 5950 Ultra - Embracing nVidia, again

For our first review of 2004 we take a look at Gigabyte's very newest video card, the N595U based on nVidia's GeForce FX 5950 Ultra GPU. It has been quite some time since we've seen an nVidia based video card from Gigabyte ever since ATI turned up the heat around about 12 months ago. Gigabyte once again has embraced nVidia; let's see what they have come up with! | Dec 31, 2003 11:00 pm CST

HIS 9600XT and 9800 Pro IceQ Reviews

HIS 9600XT and 9800 Pro IceQ Reviews

With Christmas just around the corner and your favorite computer-type person wanting that little something special, we have taken a look at a pair of video cards from HIS. With rock bottom prices and some innovative features, it is time to see if the myth of "getting what you pay for" needs to be thrown out the window. Come see for yourself! | Dec 21, 2003 11:00 pm CST

Sapphire Radeon 9600XT Review

Sapphire Radeon 9600XT Review

For those who have been looking for performance on a budget, the recent release of the Radeon 9600XT was a true blessing. Today we look at the Sapphire version of this very VPU. Come join us as we see see if the lower cost still leaves you with enough performance to satisfy the gamer in all of us! | Dec 16, 2003 11:00 pm CST

Power Color Radeon 9800 XT 256MB Review

Power Color Radeon 9800 XT 256MB Review

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! | Dec 6, 2003 11:00 pm CST

ATI Radeon 9600 XT VPU - Monster Performance for the Price Conscious

ATI Radeon 9600 XT VPU - Monster Performance for the Price Conscious

Capitalizing on the strengths of the popular Radeon 9600 Pro mid-range performance graphics card, ATI has just released their brand new Radeon 9600 XT VPU which offers a tremendous price to performance ratio and performance almost matching 9800 XT at times when overclocked. Read on and learn more! | Nov 23, 2003 11:00 pm CST

ATI Radeon 9800 XT Visual Gaming Performance

ATI Radeon 9800 XT Visual Gaming Performance

Half a grand is a lot of money to spend on a graphics card. In this article we examine visual gaming performance of ATI's latest GPU, the Radeon 9800 XT, in Counter-Strike, NHL 2004, Max Payne 2, Midnight Club II and Halo PC to work out if it is really worth spending all those dollars. | Nov 4, 2003 11:00 pm CST

GeForce FX 5700 and 5950 Ultra - nVidia's return to the top?

GeForce FX 5700 and 5950 Ultra - nVidia's return to the top?

nVidia's NV36 (GeForce FX 5700) and NV38 (GeForce FX 5950) cores have arrived. How do they compare to the competition from the 2003 conquering ATI in the 9600 Pro and 9800 Pro. Read on! | Oct 28, 2003 11:00 pm CST

Chaintech Apogee FX71 GeForce FX 5600 Ultra Review

Chaintech Apogee FX71 GeForce FX 5600 Ultra Review

The GeForce FX has recently given nVidia a bad name with various decisions which could have been handled better. Chaintech is a long time supporter of nVidia and has stood by them in thick and thin. Today Cameron "Sov" Johnson takes a look at Chaintech's Apogee FX71 with some amazing cooling technology which is based on the Apogee FX71 core. Can Chaintech help nVidia in the performance department? Read on and find out! | Sep 20, 2003 11:00 pm CDT

Gigabyte Radeon 9600 Pro Graphics Card Review

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! | Sep 14, 2003 11:00 pm CDT

Gigabyte Radeon 9800 Pro 256MB with DDR-II

Gigabyte Radeon 9800 Pro 256MB with DDR-II

With new video board models coming out about every six months, it can get a bit difficult staying up with just how the top players compare with others in the market. Come join Cameron "Sov" Johnson as he takes a look at one of the latest video boards to hit the streets; the Gigabyte Radeon 9800 Pro 256. With DDR-II and the hottest VPU to hit the marketplace, it is time to see just how much better it really is compared to other present competitors. Come see for yourself and decide if it is worth the entry fee! | Aug 30, 2003 11:00 pm CDT