Category: Monitor and video cards
Manufacturer: ATI technologies
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 15.4 MB
Operating System: Windows XP/Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: 9.3 / 09 Mar 2009
Radeon X800 GT (Microsoft Corporation-WDDM) belongs to the Radeon X800 series and is a graphics/video card produced by ATI technologies. Radeon X800 GT is among the latest graphics cards by ATI to be introduced into the market. X800 GT is targeted at those consumers who are not able to use the high-end graphics cards but do not wish to use the low-end ones also, that is, the mid-range consumers. Mid-range cards such as the Radeon X800 GT have the advantage of being affordable while at the same time offering excellent performance for the standard user. This chip has a clock speed of 475 MHz but can only process 8 pixels for each clock cycle. Video cards which are based on Radeon X800 have different memory configurations and run at varying speeds. Radeon X800 GT graphics which have a 256 bit memory perform much better than those with a 128-bit memory.
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
WDDM is an acronym for Windows Display Driver Model. It is a display driver design with Windows Vista support and is an improvement on the Windows XP display design. WDDM delivers better performance as well as a more dependable desktop experience. It also supports new applications and graphics. WDDM enables the consumer to benefit from playback of video content in a manner that cannot be matched to that of standard electronic devices that serve the same function. This is because connection to external monitors has been made easy and this enables video playback that is protected and therefore of a higher quality. Multitasking in Graphics Processing Unit has been enabled and this makes it possible for users to run multiple applications that utilize GPU at the same time. The benefits of WDDM include stability in driver function as WDDM enables tolerance of faults such as driver hangs and on detecting such faults, Windows Vista can restart the system without rebooting. Security and improved performance are other benefits of WDDM. The combination of Radeon X800 with Microsoft Corporation-WDDM therefore enables unmatched performance of the Radeon X800 GT display driver. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Radeon X800 GT (Microsoft Corporation-WDDM) errors before installing any driver updates.