Category: Sound and Multimedia
Manufacturer: AMD (formerly ATI Technologies Incorporated)
Caution Level: Intermediate
Operating System: Ms Windows XP/ Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: AIW HD / 09 Jun 2003
The ATI All- in- Wonder HD has a solid basis on the 3650 GPU; the mid range Radeon HD 3650 graphics card which is also a creation of ATI. It has up to 378 million transistors and is based on the 55 nm process of TSMC. The HD 3650 is also good for gaming, except that one may not be able to turn up the visual settings as much as they would like especially if wish to do so at HD resolutions. The memory bandwidth existing on this card is 19.2 GB per second and it has a memory interface of 128 bit. Through the life like graphics provided by the ATI All- in- Wonder HD as well as a video card, one can easily transform the their PC to provide the ultimate gaming experience which is described as immersive and extremely flexible
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The Unified Video Decoder has been utilized by ATI to enable one to play back as well as decode DVD movies, HD- DVD movies as well as Blu- Ray without straining the CPU too much since these movies are decoded on this graphics card. One of the advantages of the AIW HD is the addition of the Theater 650 chip which was brought about together with HDTV wonder. It also has energy saving capability, made possible by its voltage switching, clock gating and clock throttling features that enable it to conserve energy especially when there is no need for it. AIW HD has been designed to enable the user to observe the Digital signals from a wide range of sources, among them digital/HDTV, ClearQAM and analog (NTSC). It also has PVR functionality which enables one to pause as well as record live TV; enabling them to watch television at their convenience. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and ATI All-in-Wonder HD errors before installing any driver updates.