Radeon8500 with 128 MB DDR released

Discussion in 'Graphics Cards' started by Highwind7777, Feb 5, 2002.

  1. Highwind7777

    Highwind7777 Guest

    this baby is sweeeeet!!! but will it rival the new geforce 4?
     
  2. dArK_CyAnIdE

    dArK_CyAnIdE Guest

    i dont think it will beat it (it could if OC`ed) r8500XT@300\300 so oc that and u beat the gf4 lol

    rival is a strong word but yes it will lol ill buy that instead LOL
    AND Ati is Canadian =P
     
  3. Qumahlin

    Qumahlin Moderator

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    lol it's not gonna beat a Geforce 4, cause a Geforce 4 also has more renderes for pixel shading and such...

    all they did was take a radeon..and add more ram..woohoo, the geforec 4 already has the ram plus the extra proc power
     
  4. Qumahlin

    Qumahlin Moderator

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    and then knowing ATI their drivers won't know how to use the ram lol