Originally Posted by RiKToR
geez I'll have to take gander next time I take the keyboard off, do you know when the approximately stopped the 1006, I recieved mine in oct of 2003 and I bought it pretty much...
wow is he ever going to be mighty pissed off. Yes he does have the 1006 board revision and at the time of buying it was scammed into thinking it would be upgradable in the future.
Anyways, thanks for the info guys.
I am wondering if it matters what board revision or anything.. I am guessing that for the FX5700 it doesn't matter.
He has the very first motherboard revision (766 chassis obviously) area 51m and currently has an FX5600 video...
Originally Posted by Darth Kain Zwei
PCI-express, does it offer any advantages outside gaming?
Actually it literally shows no advantages at the current time, the only reason people look at it's release...
Originally Posted by kushalc
But is this thing faster than a 5700go?? and if so by how much?? like a lot??
For gaming it is actually a little slower than an fx5700, although not by much.
Originally Posted by ron22lefty
I have a question. When I play far cry, i select full screen mode, but the game still pops up in a box that does not cover the entire screen.
Will it go to full screen if...
I've seen posts where people are saying they got a marginal difference, maybe my laptop hated my desk or something before I got this.
I went from exiting games and having the GPU at 80-85 degrees Celcius, to exiting games and being...
I was actually waiting for this but I haven't got to see benchmarks yet. I am going to buy either the fx5700 or the quadro 1000 so hopefully somebody will post a 3dmark03 or at least some game benchmarks with it first.
Originally Posted by blackcobra
I know both cards work unter linux.
Actually check again, especially with some Linux forums. ATI's support of Linux is absolutely horrid, and you'll be lucky to not...