Pros

  • Silent fan cooling system
  • Factory overclocked

Cons

  • Expensive

At A Glance

Expensive but strong-performing board has its GPU overclocked at 600 MHz and is cooled by a silent fan.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.powercolor.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number X1950PROXTR256M
Inventory Number 25471
Ports and Connections
Audio Output No
Composite-Video-In Yes
Ports Two DVI-out
Audio Input No
DVI-Out 2
Component Video Yes
S-Video-In Yes
Composite-Video-Out Yes
S-Video-Out Yes
Memory
Memory size 0.256 MB
Memory type GDDR3
Memory speed 1400.0 MHz
Included Software
Windows XP x64 Driver Yes

Performance

Performance
Unreal Tournament 2004 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 79.18
Splinter Cell Chaos Theory (1600 by 1200) 62.4
Quake 4 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 45.9
Battlefield 2 (1600 by 1200) 74.61
Halo (1600 by 1200) 112.27
Far Cry (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 60.01
Unreal Tournament 2004 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 77.49
Half-Life 2 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 75.9
Quake 4 (1024 by 768) 113.93
Splinter Cell Chaos Theory (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 80.09
Battlefield 2 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 69.22
Splinter Cell Chaos Theory (1024 by 768) 101.67
Far Cry (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 60.01
Splinter Cell Chaos Theory (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 45.56
Unreal Tournament 2004 (1024 by 768) 79.6
Half-Life 2 (1600 by 1200) 103.27
Far Cry (1024 by 768) 81.21
Half-Life 2 (1024 by 768) 122.13
Half-Life 2 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 109.97
Halo (1024 by 768) 136.59
Quake 4 (1600 by 1200) 66.8
Unreal Tournament 2004 (1600 by 1200) 79.45
Far Cry (1600 by 1200) 76.37
Doom 3 (1600 by 1200) 73.37
Doom 3 (1024 by 768) 94.7
Doom 3 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 48.5
Doom 3 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 83.93
Battlefield 2 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 75.42
Battlefield 2 (1024 by 768) 76.3
Quake 4 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 86.67