Category: Monitor and Video Card
Manufacturer: ATI Technologies
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 1000.00 B
Operating System: Windows 2000/XP, NT
Latest Version / Release Date: 22.214.171.12446 / 10 Apr 2008
This driver has no special requirements for its system. The latest version of this driver should be utilized as it shall help the user to use GIGACUBE RADEON 9200 in an easier and better way. It is possible that the older versions can generate errors in the work. GIGACUBE RADEON 9200 should be updated at least once a month. The correct should always be used and windows back up should be made every time when the driver is being updated. It falls in the category of video cards which is also known as a graphics accelerator. It can sustain two types of video images, a three dimension image like a video game and a 2 dimension image like the desktop. Normally a computer has simple video capacities inside its motherboard but they are not fast or advanced and that is where video cards come in because their installation makes a computer faster and with comprehensive graphics.
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
This video card possesses its own processor known as a Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) which is not part of the Central Processing Unit of the computer. The purpose of the GPU is to deal with 3 dimensions graphics so that the computer does not have to. This is especially because three dimensions graphics consume a lot power from the CPU so it is let go so that it can continue with other functions. This video card also has its own memory which is different from that of the computer. It is actually faster than that of the computer. It works alongside the Graphics Processing Unit to do its work faster. It also gives way to the plugging in of many monitors to be plugged in at once. Many monitors can be used at one time by the computer. ATI which is the manufacturer of this video card has a unique technology which it calls crossfire that enables two indistinguishable cards to be put together in one computer for a quicker performance. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and GIGACUBE RADEON 9200 errors before installing any driver updates.