Category: Graphics Card
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 128MB
Operating System: Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 98
Latest Version / Release Date: X800 GT / 2004
Just like any other Radeon graphics card the X800 has better performance than the previous sapphire products. It is well priced and the installation pack is user friendly and uses less power as compared to the other sapphire products. It is compatible with Microsoft windows 98/2000/ME/XP. The mother board requirements are a Pentium II/III/IV and suppose to be Celeron mother board. It gives very impressive graphics that almost seem real. This is recommended for the serious gamers who want to experience in game feeling that has crystal clear graphics. The X800 like any other Radeon creation has adopted the 8 pixel chip that comes with pipelines that are responsible for texture and color. It has perfect precision on the floating point and is compatible with direct X 9. the anti-aliasing combined with anisotropic performance gives the X800 higher rankings when it comes to being compared with others.
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
The X800 comes with 400MHz clock that is fully supported by memory that has speeds from 350MHZ up to 490MHz that is backed up by 128 MB memory. The X800 comes in two versions of 128MB and 256MB memory, it is recommended for serious gamers to g for the 256 since it has more storage and access speed as compared to the 128. The only disadvantage of the 256 is that it consumes more power and one has to find power supply for the card itself on the mother board. It supports the Open GL latest version and has a smooth vision of 2x/6x/4x anti aliasing. It supports MPEG 2 decoding and encoding and has a motion compensation of all video formats of DTV/HDTV encoding. It comes with an ant lasing frame that is quiet fast enough for a graphics card of its type. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Sapphire RADEON X800 GT errors before installing any driver updates.