Keep in mind that this power measurement is taken running a 3dmark pixel shader test using almost no other resources. So, we enabled 4xAA and 16xAF using the control panel. Log in Don’t have an account? Whatever you may say about the Radeon series, this much is true: Select Your Operating System: Part 2 Page 5: As a TOP model, the card comes overclocked, but it can take significantly more tweaking before showing instability—it has the largest overclocking potential in the test group with a maximum of MHz GPU and MHz memory.

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At the time of the series launch, ATI laid out its new strategy: The benchmark mode for Supreme Commander is pretty slick: We use a custom recorded besy for our benchmark.

For the first time ever, 2. A nice addition is the extension of Overdrive. Half Life 2 Episode 2 Page But will we be able to afford the energy bill? It displays some stunning performance numbers, chewing up most of our benchmarks and the rest of the competition for now. Unreal Tournament 3 [10]—This latest update to Unreal 48770×2 features better single player, but the action is focused on multiplayer. Joined Mar 18, Messages 4, 1.

4870×22 Hi HD x2 it would not have a crossfireX enable tab[if it is a single vga card] only dual card configurations have this] Do both GPU’s show in device manager? Would you recommend that. We ran tests using only the DX10 mode.


Ok everything seems good 44870×2 on the latest drivers and the 3D clock reset did the trick for the second GPU. ATI takes the performance crown by a good margin with the X2, but we expect future products to solve the common multi-GPU problems. ATi has a counter-punch ready, and it is being unleashed on nVidia’s chin today.

Colors of PCB or other components may differ from those illustrated. The only thing more inane than the X2 is plugging two of them beest one system. Part 1 Problems with Catalyst 8.

ATI Radeon HD X2 Review – Page 12 of 14 – ExtremeTech

Call of Duty 4 v1. Yep I changed it to full screen mode from not windows mode but the other option they give you. Recommended by Club Overclocker ATi has a counter-punch ready, and it is being unleashed on nVidia’s chin today. World in Conflict v1.

PowerColor HD 4870 X2 – graphics card – Radeon HD 4870 X2 – 2 GB Series

Wrong i still have my x2 laying around and it did show up as crossfire in catalyst and in GPU-Z. There is no score for World in Conflict here because it does not offer any AA mode 48700×2 4x. Our test application matrix is comprised of the following titles, plus the venerable 3DMark06 [4] and 3DMark Vantage [5].


If this is its forward-looking strategy, it must address common multi-GPU problems like power utilization, windowed mode rendering, and multi-monitor support.

Radeon HD 4870 X2: Four Cards Compared

Asus increases the usual limit in the driver from MHz to MHz. Forums New posts Search forums.

I recently repair a x2 mix 2 breaks one with memory error and one with the fan hs But with installing catalyst Because of accessories and price, Sapphire is our best-buy recommendation. Melvis Jan 21, Sapphire convinced us with its low price and great accessories. We’ve been telling you these huge power supplies weren’t that necessary until this generation, and we absolutely mean it.

Without a doubt this card deserves our Editor’s Choice Award and if we had an award for best of the best the Sapphire HD X2 would wear that title as well. Oh, and, don’t forget to turn it off when you aren’t gaming.