The Radeon® X850 series delivers further on the promise of high-definition gaming. with up to 16 pipelines, the fastest frame rates and ATI's industry-leading 3D image enhancement technology. Clocked to a blazing 500MHz, with 256 MB of 256-bit GDDR3 memory running at 1GHz, such raw muscle power churns out faster frame rates rendering topnotch 3D graphics in games and multimedia. Compliant with DirectX 9.0, OpenGL 2.0 and even ready for Windows Vista, this card is ready to offer you true-to-life image rendering and snake-smooth video playback
Including several of ATI’s proprietary rendering systems, and ready for the new Avivo standard, you’ll get adaptive anti-aliasing, intense 3D graphics and great image fidelity. It’s cooled by both a fan and heatsink, ensuring it’ll stay cool in the hottest battles. If you have the nerve, output it to your HDTV to get blown completely away. This card is a huge value and a great addition to any PCI-e system
- ATI SmartShader HDPowered by SmartShader HD, ATI's highly advanced pixel shader engine, and 12 parallel pixel pipelines, the ATI Radeon X850 Pro card delivers the power serious gamers need with enhanced support for Microsoft DirectX 9.0.
- ATI SmoothVision HDSmoothVision HD combines advanced texture filtering with ATI's revolutionary 3Dc image enhancement technology to deliver brilliant image quality without compromising performance. 3Dc has quickly become an industry standard for supporting complex, high-definition visual effects in real time.
- ATI Hyper Z HDHyper Z HD, ATI's intelligent data compression technology, enables the ATI Radeon X850 Pro card to optimize available memory bandwidth for ultra-high resolution 3D gaming and ultra-fast performance. The result is an extreme gaming experience, making this an excellent choice for serious gamers.
- ATI VideoShader HDCutting-edge VideoShader HD technology allows the ATI Radeon X850 Pro to take advantage of its advanced shader processing engine for programmable video effects, video quality enhancements, and encoding and decoding for MPEG1/2/4, Real Media, DivX and WMV9 video. Support for the latest high-definition and wide display formats results in more immersive movie and gaming experiences.
- Windows Vista ReadyATI is working in partnership with Microsoft to unlock the potential of the new Windows Aero 3D desktop using ATI's high performance graphics processors, including the Radeon X850 Pro. Don't let graphics be a barrier to a premium experience - upgrade to ATI. Windows Vista, powered by ATI, is a new visual dimension for business and personal computing.