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http://www.station-drivers.com/page/ati%20catalyst.htm

Running 3dmark on the beast.. so far about 4-5fps gaain and no shadow flickering!

Enabled AA on a game and saw no performance hit, so have at them!

post up some DX10 before and afters

3dmark06 before 4446 and after is 4827
This gives me the best 2600XT score I have seen yet

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CPU:AMD Athlon64 X2 6000+ @ 3000 MHz (250x12)
(Windsor, 2x 1024 KB Cache)
Motherboard:Sapphire PC-AM2RD580
ATI Radeon XPRESS 3200
Memory:2x 1024MB A.DATA DDR2 1066+ CL4
Harddisk:WD Raptor 740ADFD 74 GB
Power Supply:OCZ GameXStream 700W
Software:Windows XP SP2
That get's 4558 at the same reso as my stock 165
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sounds good.....what do you get on 3dmark06 with that card?
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man, i was hoping the 2600 would be better than my X1900......oh well. i wanted to get one.
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Holy smokes. ATI must have been doing their homework.
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man, i was hoping the 2600 would be better than my X1900......oh well. i wanted to get one.
Do it! Just have to wait a week or two for the drivers to overclock these! 65nm core and it draws 45watts, LOTS of room for overclocking
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OMG thank you so much for this link. I really hope that it fixed the AA issue that the hd 2x00 XT series is having. Rep + for you
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It helped me quite a bit
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