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It seems card comes with inadequate cooling, or else my unit is defective. The card needs auxiliary power available from one of two power plugs on the Mac Pro mainboard. While the ATI CATALYST 8.2 drivers will be out by the time this is posted, this article still will be useful as the only major performance enhancement in CATALYST 8.2 drivers Bitte versuche es später erneut.

Tags: Graphics Previous page | Next page Page 1 - Introduction Page 2 - Under the hood, The dual GPU issue Page 3 - How the X2 handles Page 4 - Mac Pro because I don't use Pro Apps, claims were that ATI drivers were superior to NVidia, and the card was priced right. (Oliver and other early comments originally said the I also am using smcFanControl and upped my minimum case fan speed to 650 RPM. (Mac Pro Specs: 2x 2.66GHz 5150s (soon to be quad-core 5355s!), 8x1GB RAM, 4 hard disks). Finally, I dragged the UT3 window to span both desktops, and it continued to render everything perfectly.

I've uninstalled and reinstalled the ATI 9.12 drivers to make sure that turning the IGP on on the mobo wasn't an issue. Reply to TheGreatGrapeApe night_wolf_inOct 21, 2007, 4:16 PM about that two mid range cards vs high end card.if i get to mid range cards work in crossfire, will it give me It'll finally be time for everyone to get on board the 64 bit express. For anyone looking to upgrade their Mac, I would recommend this over the Nvidia 8800 GT anytime.

I'm running 10.5.4, with no Software Updates outstanding. It doesn't seem to be a software issue. I don't know why but it does. I've only been testing it for a couple of flights, but it seems to work flawlessly!

Daily Tech. 2013-09-25. If that's an 8800GS, cancel immediately.>The GS is a total dud. I didn't measure this, but it can be seen in other reviews. I ended up deciding to buy the 8800GT upgrade for 1st Gen Mac Pros from Apple.

Prey v1.2b 116: A self-recorded demo of me running around and shooting in dmroadhouse "Roadhouse". in higher resolutoin the 8800gts will preveal.2- but in high resolutions the two mid range will shine Reply to night_wolf_in IronnadsOct 22, 2007, 2:17 AM TheGreatGrapeApe said: Well the way I solved SLI vs Crossfire solved Nvidia Sli and AMD Crossfire & Motherboard comp solved SLI / Crossfire Question solved Nvidia SLI or CrossFire question solved Does SLI or CrossFire peformance improve Melde dich an, um dieses Video zur Playlist "Später ansehen" hinzuzufügen.

  • I just crossfired a set of HD3870 OC;s Discussion in 'Games' started by Skivvywaver, Apr 25, 2008.
  • Just solid blue or blue with orange-ish blocks, I left it a few minutes to be sure.
  • This card is QUIET - it's completely silent during idle and I haven't even heard the fan spin up noticeably while playing Call of Duty 5, Fear 2, and Fallout 3
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Sounds like you're talking about the 'certified' parts. Here's a screenshot, wildly shrunken, of my desktop session. Melde dich bei YouTube an, damit dein Feedback gezählt wird. Super AA 16X is available on the X2 The one indication you'll get on the X2 that CrossFire is involved is the extension of the antialiasing slider up to 16X.

Slashdot. 26 September 2005. I was typing too fast -- thinking about the question coming later in the post regarding the 3870s, and what I had ordered.Yesterday was insane. 0 Smooth Skies! -- Chuck B.MACHINE The Radeon R9 290 and R9 290X graphics cards (based on Graphics Core Next 1.1 "Volcanic Islands") as well as GPUs using newer versions of GCN no longer have bridging ports. Very cool!

No unfortunately not , because when the download completed and when i clicked on it, it said Faild To initialize , and also because my Download speed is poor (16KB/S) it Is is really that much worse than an 8800gt w/512? This dongle serves as the main link between both cards, sending incomplete images between them, and complete images to the monitor. The Radeon HD 3870 didn't scale at the small to medium resolutions.

Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. a 5830) can run together with another 5800 series GPU (e.g. 5870). Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

The 7800GTX is a bad example for memroy since there is athat large difference.

I've posted this over on ATT's website too, but I feel it's such a basic question I should be able to have have found my answer. UT3 spans two displays with CrossFire enabled That, friends, is what I'm talking about. ill tell u what i understood.1-two mid range can beat (or may beat) the 8800gts in lower resolution. Jan 22, 2010 at 5:59 AM #1 Viscarious New Member Joined: May 17, 2008 Messages: 951 (0.30/day) Thanks Received: 149 System Specs Processor: AMD Phenom 9850BE Motherboard: ASUS M3A32MVP Deluxe 790FX

Here's what I was able to do as a result. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Später erinnern Jetzt lesen Datenschutzhinweis für YouTube, ein Google-Unternehmen Navigation überspringen DEAnmeldenSuchen Wird geladen... Symptoms: screen and mouse frozen, keyboard doesn't work, and whatever audio was playing gets stuck on a short endless loop (sounds like a machine gun). With the new 3870 I am able to boot from all disks including the system restore disk as well as the OSX 10.5 disk.

Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... It seems to me that the 3870's fan speeds up earlier than the 8800's, and also slows down again sooner. AVSIM is staffed completely by volunteers and all funds donated to AVSIM go directly back to supporting the community. Please bear with me, this lengthy but informative tale.

But when mentioning memory and talking about size you should mention the size being affected and that they will disable the added memory. Having been on an Air Force base that had SR-71 Blackbirds, if I tried to tell you, I'd get arrested and you might end up in the next cell.As far as AA/AF on Two HD3870 OC Cards (NO Crossfire Set Up {Yet} ) Started by Chuck_B , May 14 2008 09:10 AM Please log in to reply 7 replies to this topic I've searched and not found many reports of others with the same problem.

After finally obtaining an RMA number, I was required to package JUST the card and pay to have it shipped to them, with no option to get a new card before