Is ATI Radeon HD 4600 series good?

The ATI Radeon HD 4600 is out of the gate and already talking a big talk. Allegedly the new, low price card can outperform both the HD 3650 and the 9500GT while still keeping the cost under 80 bones for the GDDR3 flavor. Plus, the HD 4600 is now one of the least expensive DirectX 10.1 and OpenGL 2.

What are Radeon graphics?

Radeon graphics is the brand name for ATI/AMDs graphics cards. i3, i5 and i7 are Intel processors, but have graphics integrated into them. Any dedicated graphics card (Geforce by Nvidia or Radeon by AMD) will destroy graphics performance straight from a processor.

How do I know if I have AMD Radeon?

Identify AMD Graphics Hardware and Software Installed

  • Right click on your desktop and select AMD Radeon Settings.
  • Click on the Radeon Settings icon in the System Tray.
  • Select AMD Radeon Settings from the Programs menu.

Who owns ATI Radeon?

The brand was launched in 2000 by ATI Technologies, which was acquired by AMD in 2006 for US$5.4 billion.

When did the ATI Radeon HD 5870 come out?

The Radeon HD 5870 was a high-end graphics card by ATI, launched on September 23rd, 2009. Built on the 40 nm process, and based on the Cypress graphics processor, in its Cypress XT variant, the card supports DirectX 11.2. The Cypress graphics processor is a large chip with a die area of 334 mm² and 2,154 million transistors.

What should I expect from a Mobility Radeon HD 5870?

Compared to desktop graphics cards, the Mobility Radeon HD 5870 should perform somewhere between a Radeon HD 5750 and 5770 according to the shader count of the desktop 5770 and the clock rate of the desktop 5750. Max. Amount of Memory … …

Is the Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6 dual slot?

Being a dual-slot card, the ATI Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6 draws power from 1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin power connector, with power draw rated at 228 W maximum. Display outputs include: 6x mini-DisplayPort. Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6 is connected to the rest of the system using a PCI-Express 2.0 x16 interface.

What kind of games can I play on a AMD 5870?

The gaming performance of the 5870 should be sufficient for all current games (2009-2010) in high resolution and high detail settings. The following games should run fluently in 1920×1200 with 4x Antialiasing: Left4Dead, UT3, Devil May Cry 4, Far Cry 2, ET:Quake Wars, and Wolfenstein MP (over 30 fps according to AMD slides – see below).