Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Microsoft Showcases new Windows 10 Devices At Computex 2015
Corning's new Eagle XG Slim glass In Just 0.4mm Thick
Plextor At Computex 2015
Samsung Mobile Payment System Coming In September
Toshiba Partners with Microsoft to Deliver New Internet of Things Solutions
Kingston Releases USB Type-C Flash Drive
AMD Targets Notebooks and All-in-Ones With 6th Generation A-Series Processor
Computex: Micron Announces New High-Capacity, 16nm Triple-Level-Cell NAND
Active Discussions
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Graphics Cards > First A...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, September 19, 2005
First ATI R520 Benchmarks


ATI's R520 architecture will be introduced early October as the X1800 series, featuring the top-of-the-line Radeon X1800 XT with a 600MHz core clock and 700MHz memory clock. However, some "early" benchmark results could make one thinking about the performance of the upcoming architecture.

The Radeon X1800 XT features a 600MHz clockspeed combined with 16-pipelines for the graphics processor, while the 7800GTX graphics processor runs at just 430MHz. With 512MB GDDR3 memory connected by a 256-bit wide memory bus the X1800 XT boasts more memory than the 7800GTX, but as shown before with 512MB version of the GeForce 6800 Ultra this could not affect performance much.

The Radeon X1800 XT will ship with a $599 price tag, which is $100 to $150 more than what GeForce 7800GTX graphics cards are currently sold at. Other models in the Radeon X1800 series include the X1800 XL clocked at 550MHz core clock and 625MHz memory clock respectively at $499, the X1800 Pro at 500MHz with 256MB of memory running at 500MHz with a $449 price tag and to close the ranks ATI will offer a X1800 LE at 450MHz/450MHz for $349 with just 12-pipelines and 256MB of memory.

Website Hardware Analysis has published the results of some popular benchmarks running with the X1800 XT and the X1800 PRO versions based on the the R520 architecture. The website also compares the results with those of Nvidia's 7800 series. The article concludes:

"..Overall it looks like the Radeon X1800 XT is good match for the GeForce 7800GTX, although in most games the GTX clearly takes the lead. The Radeon X1800 Pro is slightly slower than the GeForce 7800 GT.."

"...the MSRP is around $599 for the Radeon X1800 XT, which is up to $150 more expensive than the GeForce 7800GTX which is faster overall. Same applies to the Radeon X1800 Pro, which will retail at $449, you can buy a GeForce 7800GTX for that amount of money, which honestly hands the Radeon X1800 Pro its own behind..."

During the last months we have experienced numerous speculations regarding the implementation of ATI's R520 architecture. CDRInfo will come up with safer conclusions about the performance of this piece of hardware as soon as a sample come in house for evaluation.


Previous
Next
Asus CRW-5232A-T Review        All News        Xbox 360 Region Lock Confirmed
ATI Introduces Avivo Hardware And Software Technology     Graphics Cards News      Sapphire Launches Two X800 GTO Graphics Cards

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Creative Introduces Draco HS880 Gaming Headset
Imagination's OmniShield Enables Security For Mobile, Automotive or IoT
Imagination Upgrades Creator CI20 micro-computer
Imagination Technologies Seeks Academia's Attention With MIPSfpga Program
Sony Xperia Z4 Smartphone Unveiled In Japan
Imagination Aims At Wearables and IoT With New Ensigma Whisper Cores
Imagination Tech Brings MIPS Processors To Tablets
PlayStation Vue Launches Today, Offering Access To Live TV And On-demand Content
New HSA Foundation Specification Released
Android Lollipop Coming On Xperia Z3 And Xperia Z3 Compact
New PowerVR G6020 And PowerVR Series5 Video Encoders Targets IoT And Mobile Devices
Imation Adds IronKey S1000 Products to Its Secure Family of USB Storage Devices

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .