ATI Radeon HD 3850 AGP

Category: Monitor and video card
Manufacturer: ATI
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 98.24 Mb
Operating System: Windows Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: 8.43 / 11/15/2007

Windows device driver information for ATI Radeon HD 3850 AGP

ATI Radeon HD 3850 AGP has features and supports that also stand out. Among its many consumers, they say that this device is one of the convenient flexible devices in the market these days. The card is able to play Crysis in either medium or high graphic settings at a resolution of 1440 by 900. Molex power connectors are needed when using this device. The user should also be wary when installing the card with its accurate and updated driver for this card may not work. At certain times, the system freezes then the big problem arises. ATI is a kniwn leader in producing computer products worldwide. With its extensive expertise, ATI continuously gears to develop advanced multiple technologies while supporting six independent display outputs simultaneously. This brings outstanding graphic display capabilities as well as panoramic computing experiences. ATI also brings servers or CPU’s equipped with processors balance of performance, I/O capabilities, low energy consumption as well as hardware-assisted virtualization. These are made possible through a chip known as “AMD Opteron”. This helps processors in organizing as well as in optimizing data transfer for its overall performance. There are also advanced products like energy efficient multi-core processors, advanced memory handling capabilities and hardware-based virtualization technologies. These are specifically designed to develop the features for x86-based computers to produxe fast and efficient virtualization.

Outdated Drivers?

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

Power efficiency is also a main concern of ATI. They paved the way in innovating the “AMD Cool'n'Quiet” as well as the “ATI PowerPlay” technology. This produces proven, measurable benefits for businesses and consumers while reducing power usage, lowering energy costs and lessening environmental impact. The card uses RV670 in order to work. Like the many Radeon cards, this also supports DirectX 10.1 capabilities and it has a plug-and-play ATI CrossFireX multi-GPU upgradeability. Crossfire is best used if you’re opting for an ultimate gaming experience with multiple displays. While DirectX 10.1 introduces new lighting features like global illumination to reality, the only limitation is that it is supported by the Microsoft Vista SP1 operating system versions. Like Radeon series, this device also caters with the same functions as that of a 55nm process for a GPU, PCI Express 2.0, Unified Video Decoder or a 'UVD' for full decoding of H.264 and a VC-1 as well as a ATI Power Play which extends battery life. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and ATI Radeon HD 3850 AGP errors before installing any driver updates.