Merry Christmas from The Tech Report staff! Customize The Tech Report Think twice about saving that ten bucks, folks. The new cooler is also endowed with a heatpipe that pulls heat away from the GPU into a battalion of copper fins. Log in Don’t have an account?

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You get the same performance, same features and better flexibility with the CrossFire card so why not?

Unfortunately, it will take some time for all inventory to dry up, but when it does ATI hopes to have the following cards in its lineup:. Is there an adaptor?

ATI’s Radeon X1950 XTX graphics cards

Online vendors will discount ait off of list price, as always seems to be the case. Today is a day of dance remixes for ATI.

LG HU85L projector needs but two inches to cast a 90″ picture. You may also have noticed the X’s fancy new cooler.

They also let slip word of another new card coming a few weeks behind the others: Voldenuit It’s nice of Krogoth to fill in for Chuckula over the holidays. The Test A Matter of Memory: The X Pro is the first installment in the plan for a new Radeon X family to supplant the X line with faster, cheaper parts. ATI says it switched providers radepn order to get this puppy, which looks to be an improvement on the double-wide cooler used in the X and Xseries cards.

ATI Radeon X1950 XTX Review and CrossFire Evaluation

The new cooler is also endowed with a heatpipe that pulls heat away from the GPU into a battalion of copper fins. We’ve seen claims about pricing and availability fail to work out as planned in the past, though, so we talked to ATI board partners to see what they had to say.


Such things take time, though, so both products will probably linger in the market for some time to come. Log in Don’t have an account? Given the pricing that ATI is promising however, these cards are worth waiting for.

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The X XT is effectively a rebadged X Pro, and thus should offer a significant performance boost over the rest of the X family. You won’t doubt that the thing is real copper when you pick it up; it carries more heft than a U. With five new cards being introduced, ATI is hoping to slowly phase out all of its other offerings to simplify its product lineup.

Fresh off the announcement of its public engagement to AMD, the red team has cued up five new Radeon video cards, from the low end to the very high end, and crodsfire are all remakes of already familiar tunes. Note that although ATI is lifting the veil on its five new ato today, you won’t actually be able to buy any of them until September 4th on the high end with no real availability until the 14th.

We’ll soon find out. Merry Christmas from The Tech Report staff! With more memory bandwidth, the X XTX could outperform its predecessor, but performance isn’t what we’re mostly excited about with this card – it’s the price.

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For this application, the RV will be clocked at MHz and paired with MHz memory, so performance should be quite a bit lower than the X Pro. Keep reading for the info on ATI’s revamped lineup, including our tests of the most appealing cards for enthusiasts.


In the middle of the pack is a potential gem for PC enthusiasts: I’m about to drop a grand on video cards so that piece of info may come in handy. We have the new X and X cards in our hot little hands for testing, but we haven’t get gotten our mitts on the other two cards ATI is cooking up.

It’s nice of Krogoth to fill in for Chuckula over the holidays. Both Diamond and Connect3D told us they were considering producing liquid-cooled versions of the Radeon X XTX, as well, although those products aren’t likely to arrive in the first wave of X cards.

This fansink still exhausts hot air out x1950dtx back of the PC case, but the blower is located further inside of the case, with the aim of reducing the noise that escapes the enclosure.

Diamond is planning a full lineup of new Radeons from top crosefire bottom, and they were willing to divulge suggested retail pricing for those products. At the high end we’ve got the final two cards that round out today’s launch: