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Sapphire ATI RADEON HD 3850

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The SAPPHIRE HD 3850 512MB GDDR3 PCI-E is the proud possessor of 666 million transisters and a 256-bit GDDR3 memory interface. Fully distributed design with an internal ring bus for reads and writes of memory, it's Unified Super scaler Shader Architecture gives you the best in image quality and color.

With Dynamic load balancing and resource allocation for vertex, geometry and pixel shaders, it features a high performance vertex cache and programmable tesselation unit and shader paths that are accelera…

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The SAPPHIRE HD 3850 512MB GDDR3 PCI-E is the proud possessor of 666 million transisters and a 256-bit GDDR3 memory interface. Fully distributed design with an internal ring bus for reads and writes of memory, it's Unified Super scaler Shader Architecture gives you the best in image quality and color.

With Dynamic load balancing and resource allocation for vertex, geometry and pixel shaders, it features a high performance vertex cache and programmable tesselation unit and shader paths that are accelerated for geometry amplification.

Improved stream and output performance has been enhanced by memory read/write caching.

Multi sample anti aliasing is just one of the anti aliasing features that are offer along with us to 24x custom filter.

Offering high definition playback of HD DVD as well as Blu Ray, it also features MPEG 1 and 2 and DIvX decoding acceleration.

The ability to drive two simultaneous displays with seperate resolutiosn and refresh rates as well as video overlays for each display makes this one incredible piece of your gaming or video display computer.

A few other features are the two integrated dual-link DVI display outputs, as well as the dual-link HDCP encoder with on-chip key storage and two integrated 400 MHz 30-bit RAMDACs.

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  • directx support ?

    did this support directx 10 and 10.1

    Answered by KristoferB 2008-09-04:

    yes both are

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