Category: Monitor and Video Card
Manufacturer: ATI AMD
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 46.6 MB
Operating System: Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 6.11 / 15 Nov 2006
The Radeon 7200 graphics processing unit (GPU) delivers topnotch 3D technology, fast 32 bit color 3D graphics and a powerful T and L engine to provide users with lifelike graphics. This GPU is powered by a SDR memory of 64 MB for accelerating all widely played 3D games. It has full support for OpenGL and DirectX applications, and 32 bit, high resolution gaming with up to a maximum of 2048 X 1536 resolution. The Radeon 7200 graphics processing unit also makes use of several advanced engines and technologies to deliver enhanced visual reality including the Charisma Engine™, HyperZ™, Pixel Tapestry™ and Video Immersion™. The Charisma Engine employed by this GPU has support for a peak processing functionality of complete T and L or Clipping and Lighting, and Transformation at 30 million triangles per second. The HyperZ on the other hand is a compression technology that is capable of optimizing the performance of the memory by maximizing the efficiency of the -Zbuffer.
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The Radeon 7200 GPU also makes use of the Pixel Tapestry which is a 3D rendering engine that can power a superb 1.5 gigatextels/s for superior graphics performance. This engine can likewise implement key frame and vertex skinning interpolation to deliver advanced character animation that can add to the realism of 3D gaming. Lastly, this GPU uses the Video Immersion engine which enables adaptive de-interlacing to deliver high quality text and video. This engine also has support for processing full screen or full frame MPEG 2 or DVD video, and DVD decoding operations with minimum CPU overhead. The Radeon 7200 GPU also uses the configuration software ATI Catalyst for providing users with unparalleled visual quality and performance control. This software suite is WHQL (Microsoft Windows hardware Quality Labs) certified. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and RADEON 7200 Series errors before installing any driver updates.