Category: Monitor & Video Cards
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Operating System: 98/Me/NT/2000/XP
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The ATI graphics card processor is compatible with Pentium 4 machines and Intel Celeron machines too. The process is compatible with socket 478 and 775 that support Intel processor. The processor supports hyper threading which is executable through XD bit and enhanced through Intel speed technology. The memory interface of the graphics card is of UMA mode and requires no external memory assistance. The memory has variants that are available in single and dual channel memory that supports the whole graphics card. The graphics card mainly operates on DDR type memory of Speed 400 and DDR 2 of speeds 2-667. The system memory is capable of 4GB and 256 MB reserved memory for the memory card operational functions. The ATI graphics card is supported by the PCI express Interface that is compliant with 1.0 of the PCI specification. The PCI is responsible for the graphics interface.
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The Cards PCI interface supports up to four express general purpose links. The PCI lane is an express path way that connects directly to all maximum north bridge for better performance. The ATI team integrated the X300 based Radeon technology that plays a major role in the generation of the perfect graphics that make the 2000 the perfect gaming card. The card has full Direct X 9.0 support from the shader vertex v2.0 and shader pixel v2.0. The shader technology is supported by the latest smart shader process that increases the shader speeds to 2.0 and helps in the perfect resolution. The shader allows the card to generate complex graphics like those in 3D and movies. The graphics card comes with 2.1 smooth vision technologies which are responsible for the multi-sampling, anti-aliasing for the algorithm support. The graphics card is recommended for those who are into serious gaming and graphics. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and ATI FireGL V5300 errors before installing any driver updates.