ATI Radeon HD 2900 PRO videocard review

Radeon HD 2900 PRO videocard released by ATI; release date: 12 December 2007. The videocard is designed for desktop-computers and based on TeraScale microarchitecture codenamed R600.

Core clock speed - 600 MHz. Texture fill rate - 9.6 GTexel / s. Pipelines - 320. Floating-point performance - 384.0 gflops. Manufacturing process technology - 80 nm. Transistors count - 720 million. Power consumption (TDP) - 200 Watt.

Memory type: GDDR4. Maximum RAM amount - 512 MB. Memory bus width - 512 Bit. Memory clock speed - 1600 MHz. Memory bandwidth - 118.4 GB / s.

Benchmarks

PassMark
G3D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
21630
628
PassMark
G2D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
1086
397
Name Value
PassMark - G3D Mark 628
PassMark - G2D Mark 397

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture TeraScale
Code name R600
Launch date 12 December 2007
Place in performance rating 269
Type Desktop

Technical info

Core clock speed 600 MHz
Floating-point performance 384.0 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 80 nm
Pipelines 320
Texture fill rate 9.6 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 200 Watt
Transistor count 720 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 2x DVI, 1x S-Video

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 1.0 x16
Length 241 mm
Supplementary power connectors 1x 8-pin

API support

DirectX 10.0
OpenGL 3.3

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 512 MB
Memory bandwidth 118.4 GB / s
Memory bus width 512 Bit
Memory clock speed 1600 MHz
Memory type GDDR4