Pros

  • Top-notch performance

Cons

  • Top-shelf pricing

At A Glance

Powerful card competes well against rival GeForce 7-series top dogs, but it'll cost you.

Manufacturer’s Description

Is your rig ready for the onslaught of next generation games? It will be with the Radeon X1900XTX the fastest consumer 3D graphics processor on the planet. Designed from the ground up to deliver maximum graphical detail at the best possible frame rates, the Radeon X1900XTX's state-of-the-art architecture includes an ultra-threaded engine for unparalleled shader performance. In addition, it is CrossFire ready, allowing your greatest multi-GPU fantasies to come true.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://ati.amd.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 100435805
Inventory Number 24886
Ports and Connections
Audio Output No
Composite-Video-In No
Ports Two DVI-out
Audio Input No
DVI-Out 2
Component Video Yes
S-Video-In No
Composite-Video-Out Yes
S-Video-Out Yes
Memory
Memory size 0.512 MB
Memory type GDDR3
Memory speed 1550.0 MHz
Included Software
Windows XP x64 Driver Yes

Performance

Performance
Unreal Tournament 2004 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 80.86
Splinter Cell Chaos Theory (1600 by 1200) 79.76
Quake 4 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 63.6
Battlefield 2 (1600 by 1200) 79.68
Halo (1600 by 1200) 128.08
Far Cry (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 73.2
Unreal Tournament 2004 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 79.2
Half-Life 2 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 94.63
Quake 4 (1024 by 768) 122.9
Splinter Cell Chaos Theory (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 97.75
Battlefield 2 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 79.4
Splinter Cell Chaos Theory (1024 by 768) 115.54
Far Cry (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 73.2
Splinter Cell Chaos Theory (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 54.49
Unreal Tournament 2004 (1024 by 768) 81.44
Half-Life 2 (1600 by 1200) 117.03
Far Cry (1024 by 768) 84.01
Half-Life 2 (1024 by 768) 126.6
Half-Life 2 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 120.1
Halo (1024 by 768) 141.99
Quake 4 (1600 by 1200) 92.53
Unreal Tournament 2004 (1600 by 1200) 80.2
Far Cry (1600 by 1200) 84.47
Doom 3 (1600 by 1200) 88.43
Doom 3 (1024 by 768) 95.2
Doom 3 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 67.5
Doom 3 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 91.23
Battlefield 2 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 79.85
Battlefield 2 (1024 by 768) 79.92
Quake 4 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 109.97