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Obviously it's a tough cat to skin, but why wouldn't they include Sideport by default in their drivers. If it's something they built into the card and driver architecture, shouldn't they be pushing this feature from release?
No, why enable it when their cards are already winning? Now that this gtx295 is out, I think they will enable it.

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I wonder what the power consumption levels are for a 4870 X2 under idle and load with sideport enabled and for one in CrossfireX.
According to some of the benchmarks i have seen, the power consumption is unaffected.
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post #32 of 59
The real boost for the 4870 and 4870X2 are the new drivers that are going to use quadcores more. There's still a lot to be had from driver improvements.



Plus where I live, 4850 : 9800 GTX+ and 4870 : 260-216 sales are both about 5:1. No need for a new chip either way.
    
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post #33 of 59
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The real boost for the 4870 and 4870X2 are the new drivers that are going to use quadcores more. There's still a lot to be had from driver improvements.
ROFL....you can't seriously be talking about ATI coming out with better drivers...are you?
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ROFL....you can't seriously be talking about ATI coming out with better drivers...are you?
????
I find ATIs drivers to be just as good if not better than nVidias as far as bugginess is concerned-- I've personally just had a slightly better experience with ATIs drivers. You don't see as much of an improvement with ATIs drivers from one release to the next as with nVidias- just because ATI is releasing a new driver evry month where as nvidias releases are much less frequent.
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post #35 of 59
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nvidias releases are much less frequent.
You're joking, right? Please say yes.

I'm slightly disappointed there's no RV775, as it would kick the price of the 55nm GTX260 and GTX285 right down to where we want it, which is lower than the belt of a college freshman.
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ROFL....you can't seriously be talking about ATI coming out with better drivers...are you?
What's wrong taking about ATi coming out with better drivers?
Ati has good drivers. I have never had a single issue with them.
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You're joking, right? Please say yes.
Nvidia releases drivers every week also but most of them are beta.
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You're joking, right? Please say yes.
ATI has an easy to understand driver release schedule. The name of the driver cooresponds to the month it was released. They are always released in the early middle part of every month...

Now lately they started throwing out "hotfixes" which is a pain.

But I like ATI's releases better than Nvidia's.

That doesn't mean ATI has better drivers than Nvidia... I honestly don't know. This is my first ATI card and I have had fewer driver issues than I had with Nvidia cards.
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post #39 of 59
I'm confused. They say that there will be no RV775, but then go on to say this:

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The new products include the RV740 chip for the midrange and 'super' RV770 for the high-end market. Whether that 'super' RV770 will also be a 40nm chip is still unclear. The cards that will feature this chip form the HD4900 series.
So there won't be an RV775, but there will be a "super" RV770 labeled as the HD4900 series? I'm so confused....

I want to get the fastest single GPU card possible.This would appear to be the GTX285 which is due out in January. But if there is going to be a super RV770... would it be faster? Hmm... I doubt it, the 280 is faster than the current RV770, but you never know... OMG I just don't want to make the wrong choice, but I also don't want to wait until March for a HD4900, which may or may not even exist ...
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lets go ati, enable sideport now
    
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