Radeon 2600XT x2 Dual Processor Quad Card Overview The ATI Radeon HD 2600XT X2 Series is AMD’s 3rd generation PCI Express technology product. HD2600XT Series delivers a remarkable combination of DirectX® 10 gaming performance and hardware processed 1080p video. Connect to bigscreen TVs with HDMI including builtin 5.1 surround audio to enjoy BlurayTM and HD DVD movies. ATI CatalystTM graphics configuration software manages the stunning visual effects for a premium Windows Vista™ experience. The ATI Radeon TM HD 2600XT x2 delivers powerful graphics performance, improved stability, and an immersive HD gaming experience for Windows Vista TM with ATI Catalyst TM software and drivers. The new generation of ATI Radeon TM HD 2600XT series of graphics processors introduces new video, display and media technology. Quick Specs Product Name VT 2600XT x2 (Quad card) ASIC RV630XT*2 (65nm) Core/Memory 800MHz/1.0GHz Unified shader Yes Shader Model 4.0 Direct X 10.0 Memory Bus 128bit Memory Type 1GB DDR2 Interface PCI Express x16 TVOut S/HDTVout DVI Quad DVI (Dual Link, HDCP) DSub Yes (By Dongle) Integrated audio Multichannel audio (5.1 surround) thru.HDMI dongle HDTV HDTV by S to YPbPr cable (Optional) MultiVPU Support Self CrossFire enable Cooling Dual slot Fansink Key Features: · Dual 2600XT Processors on board · Quad DVII design for exceptional multi monitor capability · UVD (Universal Video decoder) which hardware decodes HD DVD and Bluray content. · UVD supports the decode of both H.264 and VC1 content ensuring compatibility for either HD disc standards. · UVD decode of 1080i or 1080p (Recommended desktop resolution:1920*1200) · Unified Shader · AVP(Advanced Video Processor) · Revolutionary Internal CrossFire support (supported chipsets only) · ATI Avivo HD Video and Display Technology · Builtin HDMI with Multichannel 5.1 surround audio * Dual duallink DVIx2 with full resolution HDCP support * HD video playback * Dual 30bpp display processors · Optimized for Windows Vista with comprehensive DirectX 10 and DirectX 9 support TM ATI Avivo HD* TM ATI Radeon HD 2600XT Series GPUs feature ATI Avivo HD* technology with advanced audio, video processing, display and connectivity capabilities for high definition entertainment solution TM · Real breakthrough for playback of Bluray and HD DVD discs TM · ATI Avivo HD technology includes fully integrated HD audio capabilities and supports playback of multichannel (5.1) audio streams. · Full resolution HDCP(Highdefinition Digitalcontent Copy Protection): from DVI to HDMI dongle TM Plug and Play CrossFire Support (Native Crossfire on board) TM · Native CrossFire support is a new feature in the HD2600XT (RV630), making the ASIC multiGPU technology ready. TM · Builtin Crossfire compositor and control for synchronizing parallel graphic processors in one system, as well as a new bidirectional Digital Video I/O Port (DVP) to provide interconnection. Master or slave status is automatically set by the driver. Windows Vista with comprehensive DirectX 10 support The latest DirectX 10, is exclusive to Microsoft Windows Vista and the DirectX 10 has completely new and faster dynamic link libraries (DLLs) and is supposed to run much faster. DirectX 10 is probably the most important revolution in games development, this will ensure that the nextgeneration games will be available on Windows Vista before any other platform. This newer version meant virtually unlimited program lengths and possibilities only imagined before on a GPU. DirectX 10 is a major inflection point for graphics, so how much better DirectX 10 is in comparison to DirectX 9. VisionTek HD2600XT x2 HDMI visual diagram Special Features Dual X2600XTXT GPU (RV630XT * 2) w/ Quad DVI Outputs Dual new 2600XT highdefinition GPUs on single card for better performance · The first 1GB highspeed memory built on HD2600XT Series · Crossfire enabled by single card. Native CrossfireTM enabled design, without additional flexible CrossfireTM bridge · Performance increases 6575% · PLX bridge 48 PCIE lanes for switching – 16 lanes communicate with PCIE bus, 16 lanes to 2 GPUs, respectively. Multichannel audio (5.1 surround) thru. DVIHDMI dongle (optional) · Integrated audio Durability enhanced design with premium electronic conductivity and excellent heat resistance · Better thermal solution, Solid Capacitor design VISIONTEK Vshape Fin design (passive Silent) · Turbo silent, two ball bearing fan with rear plate and for better thermal dissipation. Surplus heat from MOS dissipated directly by fansink VISIONTEK HD2600XT x2 Output visual diagram VISIONTEK HD2600XT x2 HDMI visual diagram (side 1 of card) Bundled Accesories ü Radeon 1GB 2600 XT x2 Quad Card ü (2) DVII to VGA adapters ü ATI Audio/video DVI to HDMI adapter ü SVideo/composite video cable ü ATI “Black Box” Game Voucher Bundle TM *ATI AVIVO HD is a technology platform that includes a broad set of TM capabilities offered by certain ATI Radeon HD GPUs. Not all products have all TM features and full enablement of some ATI Avivo HD capabilities may require complementary products.