So without further ado, let’s have a look at how this stacks up against the competition. Written by Tim Smalley. This has the practical benefit of protecting the board from damage and static discharge, as well as enhancing the look and feel of the product. Company of Heroes Page 8: This design offers several advantages over a single PCB design:.

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The connection on the top right is the HDMI connector. Aside from the PCI Express bus, there are no exposed traces, components, or open fan.

The green machine is back with its latest enthusiast graphics card.

In less than a week since launch, Nvidia’s GeForce GX2 has already dropped in price by almost 10 percent at hx2 of the UK’s top online retailers. So without further ado, let’s have a look at how this stacks up against the competition.

XFX GeForce 9800 GX2 Black edition

Tax Over the past twelve months, we’ve only really seen a couple of high-end graphics card releases and it’s something that’s worried me a little. We find out how the company’s new part performs across fx2 games and three resolutions. We put the Radeon HD X2 through its paces in six of today’s hottest games to find out if AMD is once again competitive at the high end.


Water cooling these cards is going to be tough as the design is really going to limit the thickness of the water blocks. Each card has one dual-link DVI connector onboard, which is interesting.

With the latest games utilizing complex shaders, inter-frame effects, and multi-pass rendering, SFR becomes less efficient. Remember the old GeForce GX2 video card that we looked at back in the summer of ? Read on to find out why he’s not enjoying the view. Are they worth the extra cash for a bit more umpf?

Company of Heroes Page 8: I think it’s fair to say that the unprecedented leap in performance delivered by the GeForce GTX back in November really surprised the market—almost shell-shocking it into a corner—and there really hasn’t been any new high-end products to really get excited about since then. Now that frame rendering was taken care of with n-Way SLI architecture and the drivers, the focus then turned gz2 horse power.

The Box and Bundle Page 5: Nvidia GeForce Ultra. The Test System Page 6: Even our favourite industry spokesperson, Mark Rein, says that the graphics in Crysis are as good as it’s going to get on the PC for a while. The Test System Page 6: Two PCBs allow for greater room to route traces to memory, allowing the memory modules to perform at their highest frequencies.

Counting conservatively 2 flops per processor corethis amounts to an unprecedented gigaflops of raw shading horsepower.


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Read on to find out Call of Duty 4 Page After all, the next generation consoles are said to be the primary development platform and they’re not going to get any faster until the next cycle comes around. Final Thoughts xrx Conclusions. In a serial arrangement, air is only drawn from one side of the board and the gd2 air of one GPU is blown over the other, causing uneven cooling.

While we’re big believers in bang for buckwe also need a healthy high-end market to continue to drive technology forwards and to allow the hardware vendors to deliver incredible value in the mid-range.

The Box and Bundle Page 5: AMD has launched its latest high-end graphics card with a clear goal: Have you installed Vista yet? This design offers several advantages over a single PCB design: It had me thinking — have we finally reached 98800 limits of where PC graphics technology is going to go for the time being? Or is it one to forget about for the time being?