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AMD to show off DX11 hardware tommorow

Discussion in 'AMD / ATI' started by KainXS, Jun 2, 2009.

  1. KainXS

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    Is this true

    http://www.semiaccurate.com/2009/06/02/amd-show-dx11-hardware-tomorrow/
     
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    If it's true I'm goin to grab some monster and pulling an all nighter :D
     
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    That's a cool news....
     
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    Very interesting, would be quiet the bombshell, I wonder how Nvidia would react, I would assume they must have something in hiding.
     
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    catalystmaker linked it so I'm guessing its true....

    "Who wants to see DirectX11 hardware running?? http://budurl.com/h2bc #computex"
     
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    Will there be games use DX11 when Windows 7 is out?
     
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    1Kurgan1 says thanks.
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    This might get interesting.
     
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    ATI FTW!!! "...Nvidia has yet to tape out a DX11 part or put a 40nm chip on the market." "...Nvidia distinctly avoided any mention of DX11 or parts that run it.."

    Nvidia needs to catch up...unless they are being very sneeky. Doubtful.
     
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    Nvidia probaby dosen't care, I think I will buy ATI again next time around but the GT300 is gonna be a real monster
     
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    I read somewhere (don't remember where) that a new 40nm monster will be out in July. Looks like it might be true.

    Can't wait to see how the new cards perform. :rockout:


    I hope they are affordable as well.
     
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    eidairaman1 The Exiled Airman

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    Its funny, even Maximum PC and CPU Mag gave Radeon 4800 Series Kudos for Being something that met all marketing goals (Very Fast, Efficient, Budget minded)
     
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    Now all ATi have to do is get their drivers back up to snuff like they used to be. Once upon a time ATi won awards for how good their software was.
     
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    Cool.. I hope there better details than whats been going around..

    I just cannot understand why people in a rush for DX11 it's not as if any games are going be around for some time yet..

    Like to know why i have this horrible feeling ATI cards are coming sooner is more due to NV's going kick there ass lol. BUT hopefully it's more of NV's GIANT GPU is why it's taking longer.
     
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    personally i dont care about the dx11 features, im just excited to see new stuff on my future GPU ;D
     
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    I also don't care about DX11. I just want to see something new that spanks cards that are out now.
     
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    I've always heard this about ATi cards, and to be honest I don't think I have ever had a driver issue on any of my 9800pro, x850pro, x1950pro, 3650xt, 3870, 4850, or 4870x2. Is there a current issue with the drivers?
     
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    No, ket just likes to whine :p
     
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    I never had issues with ATI drivers going from Radeon 7500-current until the 8.12's came about, couldn't crossfire my 3870x2's. Besides those drivers life as been sweet:D
     
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    :laugh: Yeah I never had an issue, I usually only upgrade my vid card drivers because I am bored, the only ones I actually felt were worth while were the ones that added fan control, those were actually an improvement. And I just want to say, why ATi, why did you have to take away my beloved Pro's, always so good at a good amount under the XT's cost.
     
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    What's funny is i've always heard that ATI drivers were horrible etc etc since the Rage, well I haven't had any problems since Cat (before that a few bugs but i found out it was a crappy mobo) 3.8s-7.7s (AGP Direct X Support Dropped off on the cat 7.8-7.12s) Cat 8.1-9.3s have been flawless for me. There is a driver I can attest to and that is the Last Forceware set for the GF MX line of cards (Horrible Control panel, id say much worse than CCC).
     
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    Source?
     
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    All over the internet as of a few minutes ago. (Google AMD DirectX 11) I believe this picture came from softpedia.
     
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