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post #31 of 39
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If you don't own a 2600 series or up there's really no point in getting the latest drivers from ATI. Heck I'm using 6.10s.
Those were really good. Better than 7.2's? I wonder...
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post #32 of 39
Well I tried BF2142, and the performance is excellent. I would recommend that X1950 Pro users try them out.
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post #33 of 39
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24x AA is only an available option for the 2600 and 2900 cards.
Define available option. So far my 2900 doesn't really like 4x AA, and they stick in an option for 24x?
post #34 of 39
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Those were really good. Better than 7.2's? I wonder...
I'm kinda torn actually between 7.2, 6.9, and 6.10. I was using 7.2's for the longest time, but I seemed to crank out just a little better performance with the older drivers.
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I may revert back to 6.10 if these 7.7's prove to be poor
post #36 of 39
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I'm kinda torn actually between 7.2, 6.9, and 6.10. I was using 7.2's for the longest time, but I seemed to crank out just a little better performance with the older drivers.
Well I got my X1900XTX around the time 6.5's were out. I remember the card was extremely buggy until the 6.10's. From there on it was pure bliss. I've only tried:

6.5
6.6
6.10
7.2

6.5 and 6.6 were terrible. 6.10 and 7.2 are awesome. When I install Vista I'll most likely use 7.7's.
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post #37 of 39
I just installed Vista last night, and I found these drivers
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post #38 of 39
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Originally Posted by bigvaL View Post
Well I got my X1900XTX around the time 6.5's were out. I remember the card was extremely buggy until the 6.10's. From there on it was pure bliss. I've only tried:

6.5
6.6
6.10
7.2

6.5 and 6.6 were terrible. 6.10 and 7.2 are awesome. When I install Vista I'll most likely use 7.7's.
Pure bliss is right. Us x1900 owners have been lucky with ATI's drivers. They've been great. It's part of the reason it may be hard for me to ever jump ship and get an nvidia card.

When you get Vista installed, let me know how the latest drivers work out. I'm interested.
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post #39 of 39
Dude tell me about it. I like this card a LOT and I was so close to buying an 8800GTS 640 and then just couldn't do it.... Weird I know. I don't want an nvidia after this card it seems.
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