AMD FireGL X2-256 Graphics Accelerator
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Product Information for AMD FireGL X2-256 Graphics Accelerator
Highlights for AMD FireGL X2-256 Graphics Accelerator
- Host Interface:AGP 8x
- Standard Memory:256MB
The FireGL X2-256 is our highest performance workstation graphics accelerator, delivering the fastest 3D performance and superior quality graphics for professional applications. Based on the FGL 9800 Visual Processing Unit (VPU), featuring four geometry engines and eight parallel rendering pipelines, the FireGL X2-256 takes the leading computer-aided design (CAD) and digital content creation (DCC) applications to a new level of interactivity.
General InformationManufacturer: Advanced Micro Devices, IncManufacturer Part Number: 100-505064Product Line: FireGLProduct Name: FireGL X2-256 Graphics AcceleratorManufacturer Website Address: www.amd.comProduct Type: Graphics CardBrand Name: AMD
Technical InformationAPI Support: OpenGLRAMDAC Speed: 400MHzDual RAMDAC: YesHost Interface: AGP 8xMaximum Resolution: 2048 x 1536Number of Monitors Support: 2Digital Signal: YesAnalog Signal: Yes
Physical CharacteristicsShipping Dimensions: 7.05" Height x 29.05" Width x 24.02" DepthShipping Weight: 1.37 lb
Additional Information Revolutionary graphics architecture:
8-pixel pipeline architecture providing high performance, parallel rendering capabilities 24-bit for each color component (RGBA) enables true-life images to be displayed beyond 16.7M colors Full scene anti-aliasing Optimized Software Support: Optimized drivers certified for the leading CAD and DCC software applications Hardware accelerated rendering using OpenGL Shading Language and DirectX 9 HLSLGraphic Features: Hardware acceleration of the following: Anti-aliased points and lines or full scene anti-aliasing (2X, 4X, 6X) 3D lines and triangles Stipple points Two-sided lighting Up to 8 light sources Directional and local lighting OpenGL overlay planes Occlusion culling 6 user defined clip planes OpenGL polymode functions 32-bit (24+8-bit stencil) Z Buffer Fast Z and color clears Full DX9 vertex shader support with 4 vertex units SMARTSHADER 2.1: Programmable pixel and vertex shaders 16 textures per pass Pixel shaders up to 160 instructions with 32-bit floating point precision for each RGBA component Multiple render target support Shadow volume rendering acceleration High precision 10-bit per channel frame buffer support SMOOTHVISION 2.1: 2X/4X/6X full scene anti-aliasing modes High performance adaptive algorithm with programmable sample patterns 2X/4X/8X/16X anisotropic filtering modes Adaptive algorithm with bi-linear (performance) and tri-linear (quality) options HYPER Z III+: 3-level Hierarchical Z-Buffer with early Z test Lossless Z-Buffer compression (up to 24:1) Fast Z-Buffer Clear
Intel Pentium 4/Xeon, AMD Athlon/Opteron or compatible CPU AGP 8X/4X bus 128MB of system memory (256MB or more recommended) Installation software requires CD-ROM drive 300 watt or greater power supply (recommended)
WarrantyAdditional Warranty Information:
Advanced parts replacement optionStandard Warranty: 3 Year Limited
Processor & ChipsetChipset Model: FireGL 9800
Interfaces/PortsInterfaces/Ports: 2 x DVI-I
MemoryStandard Memory: 256MBMemory Technology: DDR SDRAMBus Width: 256bit