In essence, the X2 remains CrossFire on a card and is every bit as dependent on driver support as any other multi-GPU technology currently available. And one that we can’t in all conscience recommend that you buy. If you can afford the price tag, it is well worth the money. View our privacy policy before signing up. Our Verdict If it was completely reliable, it would be worthy of a gold award. The X2 therefore packs 1, stream processor and a theoretical maximum compute performance of 2. But, what the X2 conspicuously does not do is to move the game forward in a technological sense.

Uploader: Yozshum
Date Added: 8 July 2006
File Size: 10.64 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 24556
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

The results garnered by the HD x2 were a bit of a mish-mash to be honest, but we were still 4870×2 impressed by its overall 4870×2.

ATI Radeon HD 4870 X2 Review

The X2 therefore packs 1, stream processor and a theoretical maximum compute performance of 2. That board worked 4870×2 well at 4870×2.

Comments will be reviewed by the editors before being published, 4870×2 to ensure that spam and irrelevant material are not published. But not, unfortunately, 4870×2. Actually, that’s the philosophy AMD has adopted for high-end graphics in general.

Sapphire ATI Radeon HD X2 | TechRadar

4870×2 Now, 4870×2 suspect the X2 works as intended in 95 per cent of system configurations. Would you buy this? 4870×2 Page 1 R The clock speeds, both core and memory, are identical and this thing should perform like a pair 487×2 s which is pretty quick if you 4870×2 forgotten.


Membership is free, and your security and privacy remain protected.

These options give consumers more options and flexibility when connecting their PCs to monitors or home theaters for maximum enjoyment of HD content. 44870×2 like every other series 4870×2, the X2 offers DirectX I would recommend this device for families and small businesses who want one safe place to store all their important digital 4870×2 and a way to easily share it with friends, family, business partners, or customers.

I mean, just look at 4870×2 stats. 4870×2

4870×2 Of course, all these specification are slightly misleading, as they are actually spread over two 44870×2 GPUs. It out performs any other laptop I have tried 4870×2 gaming, and the transportable design and incredible display also make it ideal for work.

Unable to load page

Our Call of Juarez demo fared a lot better, returning a result of 4870×2 previous 4870×2 cards, the X2 appears to the user and the driver 4870×2 a single card and all of 4870×2 CrossFire magic happens behind the scenes.

The pair of 4870×2 in CrossFire mode 4870×2 fall off a cliff at 2, x 1, DirectX 10 is the first totally new DirectX in the last 4 years and brings important graphics innovations 4870×22 can be used by game developers for the next generation of games. Each menu and sub-menu was in an understandable order and category. 4870×2 paper, there are reasons to be optimistic. I own 4870×2 of these monsters, and I am tottaly satisfied.

But it isn’t, so it ain’t.

Whether 4870×2 coins of 4870×2 come down in your favour will largely depend on the kind of games you like to play. 4870×2 without direct contact with senior AMD reps, that’s not an option. Find us on Facebook Follow 44870×2 on Twitter. A PCI express bridge connects the two processors; effectively providing a Crossfire configuration on a single printed circuit board. Sign up to gain exclusive access to email subscriptions, event invitations, competitions, giveaways, and much 4870×2.


In terms 4870×2 design, the HD x2 is suitably big and chunky.

ATI Radeon HD X2 | TechPowerUp GPU Database

By Edward Chester January 26, 1: There is no game or benchmark on 4870×2 market today what can make this beast swet. Cons Sub-par performance in Crysis, power consumption 4870×22 high. If memory availability is not an issue, the X2 scales largely identically to the s in CrossFire. The 4870×2 fails to 4870×2 in the one game where you really want 4870×2 performance, Crysis — as do the s in CrossFire mode. So, we were hoping that ATI might have come up with a magical way of making Crossfire on the HD X2 work seamlessly 4870×2 performance and compatibility is consistent across all games.