PowerColor brings ATI X1950 Pro to AGP users

Older mobos not ignored

Tul's PowerColor operation has launched a version if its Radeon X1950 Pro graphics card for punters who've resisted the urge to go with PCI Express and are sticking to AGP 8x.

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The GPU has 36 pixel shaders on board fed by eight vertex shaders. The chip connects to the board's 256MB of GDDR 3 video memory across a 256-bit bus. The memory is clocked to 700MHz, the GPU core to 600MHz, PowerColor said.

The PowerColor X1950 PRO 256MB AGP has a pair of dual-link DVI ports and an s-video socket for TV connections. It comes with suitable cables.

There's no word yet on pricing or availability. ®

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