Radeon HD 4830 (RV770):less than conveyors for the lower price
September 24, 2008, 3:49 pm
For the first time in the past few years, the graphics unit AMD has been able to build a competitive line of gaming video cards capable of successfully confront NVIDIA products on almost all fronts. In the segment for enthusiasts boss dual accelerator Radeon HD 4870 X2. In the category of Hi-End and the productive sector, mass market interests of the red-green camp defended Radeon HD 4870 and 4850. A little later in the segment of mass products spread Representatives last generation Radeon HD 3870 and 3850. The budget sector, mass market bet is placed on the graphics card Radeon HD 4670 and 4650. In the initial price range in the battle rvutsya inexpensive models of a series of Radeon HD 4500 and 4300. Following the speech at the main market segments with several key products manufacturer needed to diversify the range of the most profitable price niches. We have to believe such tactics are not unknown and the company AMD. C recently began selling in a wide variety of modifications to appear Radeon HD 4850 and 4870 with an alternative design and 1 gigabyte of video memory. In addition, in the coming weeks at retail Jr. received a two accelerator Radeon HD 4850 X2 with memory GDDR3. If you believe the information site VR-Zone, next month, announced by a another video on the graphics processor RV770, which will be the market name Radeon HD 4830. Reported that productivity videochipa RV770 will be artificially undervalued by reducing the number of stream conveyors with 800 to 480 pieces. A new graphics card is scheduled to supply memory chips type of GDDR3. What particularly pleased the width of the tire memory does not change and will remain equal to 256 bits. Volume videobufera is 512 MB. In the future, perhaps the emergence of models with more far-reaching frame buffer. Unfortunately, Singapore source does not affect the issue of frequency formula Radeon HD 4830. However, explains that AMD partners will have enough freedom not only in the printed circuit board design, but also in the choice of working frequency kernel and memory. Presumably, with small variations frequency formula Radeon HD 4850 level of performance, the new representative of a series of Radeon HD 4800 will enable it to confidently keep the strike from the GeForce 9600 GT and even the GeForce 9800 GT.