True PCI Express Solution
The RADEON X600 series of products PCI Express design specifications - the new standard for PC's. With RADEON X600 graphics you have the ability to send and receive data simultaneously at twice the speed of current AGP 8X solutions. ATI's one-chip architecture is designed for better PC power management and reliability resulting in a complete PCI Express graphics solution.
Gaming Just Got Better
The RADEON X600 series is the next generation of the highly acclaimed RADEON 9600 technology, making this new product the ideal choice for serious gamers looking for the right balance of value and performance. The RADEON X600 series of products have a brand new responsive and smooth game-play experience. The RADEON X600 supports the newest games and is fully compatible with Microsoft DirectX 9.0 to ensure you are ready for all the action today and with tomorrow's titles.
More than Just Gaming
Investing in a RADEON X600 graphics card is an affordable and effective way to get the most of your PC. With today's technology advancements in digital photography and video editing you need an upgraded graphics card to optimize their performance and image quality. The RADEON X600 series of products ensures that you are maximizing the visual capabilities of your computer and new wide-screen and LCD monitors, allowing for an overall enhanced PC experience - making the RADEON X600 a must-have addition to your PC hardware. In addition, upgrading to a graphics card is important for everyday PC functions such as online video chat, web surfing, and screen refreshes as they free-up the CPU and system memory to perform other operations effectively.
Superior 3D Features
The RADEON X600 features ATI's exclusive SMARTSHADER 2.0 delivering fully programmed DX9 vertex and pixel shaders to the game developer, while defining a higher level of image realism for the end user. In addition the RADEON X600 offers SMOOTHVISION 2.1 which smoothes uneven edges improves blurred images. HYPER Z III conserves video memory bandwidth performance in demanding 3D games and applications. These features help ensure striking pictures clarity, visual detail and contour fluency. The RADEON X600 series of products are designed with 4 pixel pipelines allowing for all power and performance needed for today's demanding games.
500 MHz VPU Core
16X PCI-Express Bus
128MB DDR Memory
128-bit Memory Architecture
Memory Clock: 368MHz (736MHz DDR)
Dual 400MHz DACs
API Support: DirectXฎ 9.0, OpenGLฎ 2.0
Connectors: VGA, DVI-I, VIVO
Features at a Glance
World's first PCI Express Graphics Chip
Native x16 lane PC Express
Double the bandwidth of AGP 8X
Increased memory bandwidth to 12 Gigabytes/sec.
Four extreme parallel 3D rendering pixel pipelines
Two programmable vertex shader pipelines
128-bit memory interface supporting 128MB DDR1 memory configurations
Dual integrated display controllers
Dual integrated 10 bit channel 400 MHz DACs
Integrated 165 MHz TMDS transmitter (DVI 1.0 / HDMI compliant and HDCP ready)
ATI CATALYST Software Suite
VisionTek Xtasy X600XT 128MB PCI-E card
ATI Catalyst driver CD
OEM White-box packaging