Post a comment Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must But unfortunately, you can't hook up four of these for 8 GPUs as each card has only one spare CF connector. I'm curious to see how well this will work once the drivers arrive. Assuming that the user escaped blindness...' :D :D IanCutress: @jan_hyka @UncheckedError The numbers are still there in the review from the benchmark, they're just left out the final % IPC IanCutress: http://tbapplication.com/radeon-hd/radeon-6870-mac-pro-1-1.html
Setting up CrossFire is extremely easy these days, a huge improvement over the dongle of the past. I have seen reports say that 4 way scaling is even worse than 2 way. Maybe when CFX is supported i could buy a second X2...not sure if my Asus P5E would support it though (i know it supports twin 3870s). Super AA 16X is available on the X2 The one indication you'll get on the X2 that CrossFire is involved is the extension of the antialiasing slider up to 16X.
This card seems to check out pretty nicely, and I haven't heard of many problems as yet. Reply Aver - Friday, February 01, 2008 - link I have searched through anand's archive but I couldn't find the command line parameters used for testing Unreal Tournament 3 in these All rights reserved. Or is it LOTRO? 3870x2 or just new ati cards fan problems Date of latest SB Live!
While the standard 3870 uses 2.25GHz data rate GDDR4, the X2 runs its GDDR3 at a 1.8GHz data rate. The principle behind the X2 is simple enough. Driver Setup After physically installing both video cards it is as easy as installing the driver. Radeon 3870 Here's a screenshot, wildly shrunken, of my desktop session.
This is a nice option to have, but in my book, SuperAA isn't the best option for load sharing or for high-quality antialiasing. We're not talking about a Do-It-Yourself piece of silicon, we are talking about the last AMD/ATi card. The CRT continued to show the Vista desktop just fine. https://www.techpowerup.com/51614/ati-radeon-hd-3870-x2-crossfirex-tested Ill try the new drivers.
It's good to see an honest company making some headway in the market. That's no small challenge, so I wouldn't be surprised to see the schedule for the drivers slip further. Reply Giacomo - Saturday, February 02, 2008 - link I wouldn't spend four hundred bucks for gaming at 1280x*, one single 512MB GT or GTS is more than enough for that. Get buzzy patching, says Cloudbees DevOps and containers heavyweights' London meetup: Under 3 weeks to go Policy The Channel Big Blue to buy Verizon's cloud Oracle links to LinkedIn so its
All rights reserved. http://www.trustedreviews.com/AMD-ATI-Radeon-HD-3870-X2-review-the-card-page-3 The only time you ever see a CPU bottleneck is with benchmarks like 3dMark. Ati Radeon Hd 3870 X2 Driver I look forward to getting two of these babies and setting them up for crossfire mode. Radeon Hd 3870 X2 Benchmark In this case the video cards are right next to each other, with little room to breathe.
Quad GPU FTW. http://tbapplication.com/radeon-hd/amd-radeon-hd-5800-drivers.html Next Page Welcome Log out Login Register ABOUT BENCH FORUMS PODCAST ABOUT BENCH FORUMS PODCAST LOGIN REGISTER PC Components▼ CPUs GPUs Motherboards SSDs Cases/Cooling/PSUs Memory NAS Storage Smartphones & tablets▼ Smartphones The Radeon HD 3870 X2 supports a technology called CrossFireX. Come celebrate World Hypocrisy Day British government has bought a £200m 5G 'academic wet dream' Regulate This! Hd3870
Relax, Linux has been here before Rejoice, for Linux 4.11 has been delivered! This is the fastest GPU combination available from AMD. All Rights Reserved. this contact form Although I no longer game at 1280, doesn't mean others don't and 2-8800gt's with more performance and less price may be beneficial for them.
Forums Please log in to join the discussion (or create an account) Remember me · User topics | Article topics Most read Red alert! Let's get stuck into it. Next PageShopping InformationPRICING: You can find products similar to this one for sale below.United States: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon's website.United if the public opinion is "sucks" on launch, they have to do massive positive pr afterwardsit would seem, then, that ATI is trying to avoid another 2900 repeat?
RyanSmithAT: @Randalfio @anandtech Please email me and I'll help you get everything sorted out RyanSmithAT: @pmarsh @anandtech Yep, our IT team is working on it right now. Both GPUs are basically Radeon HD 3870 GPUs with an elevated clock speed of 825MHz versus 775MHz on a single Radeon HD 3870. All rights reserved. I hope to see a high end from them sometime this year.
and an extra 12fps is nice if it went from 12fps to 24fps but i doubt that it did that would show cpu bottlenecking going from 100fps to 112fps however does Then I ran UT3 and played full-screen on the LCD. We’ve updated our terms. http://tbapplication.com/radeon-hd/radeon-hd-7900-benchmark.html Brian and Bus bandwidth: in principle you are correct with a great big 'However' I don't know how much bandwidth a PCIe graphics card requires.
TechSpot is a registered trademark. Considering we have yet to achieve visual perfection in PC games, there's still a need for even faster hardware. All trademarks used are properties of their respective owners. I'd wait till June.
The Radeon HD 3870 X2 only has one CrossFire connector atop the card so only one bridge connector is required for operation.