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ATi's Radeon 8500 Is Final Or Something Like That ...
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We did not test FSAA, since we don't see any sense in testing the currently used inferior super sampling FSAA solution of Radeon 8500. Once 'SmoothVision ' has been enabled in upcoming drivers, we will retest the cards.

Test Setup
Processor Intel Pentium 4 2 GHz, Socket423
Motherboard Asus P4T, BIOS 1005
Memory 256 MB Infineon PC800 RDRAM
Network Card 3Com 3C905B-TX, 100 Mbit
Hard Drive IBM DTLA-307030, ATA100, 7200 RPM
Drivers
ATi Radeon 8500 Driver 4.13.7191
ATi Radeon 7500 Driver 4.13.7189
NVIDIA Video Card Driver DetonatorXP, rev. 21.85
Software and Settings
Operating System WindowsME
Monitor Refresh Rates 85 Hz at all resolutions
Unreal Tournament Revision 4.36, benchmark.dem Demo, very high quality 'preferences' settings, D3D renderer
AquaMark Revision 2.2
Quake 3 Arena Retail version 1.11
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