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AMD Radeon 8500 Series 64MB

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How well can the Radeon 8500 Series 64MB run games
Based on current gaming requirements the Radeon 8500 Series 64MB is considered one of the weakest cards and wont meet modern AAA game specs.

This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 8.

This low performing GPU is unable to play any of the most demanding games available today.

How many years will the Radeon 8500 Series 64MB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon 8500 Series 64MB in your PC? You should definitely consider replacing this Radeon 8500 Series 64MB graphics card, if it is still in your gaming PC.

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The Radeon 8500 Series 64MB is released on the 02 Jan 2001
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GPU
Architecture
R200
Process
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Texture Rate
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Pixel Rate
Shader
Processing Units
4
Driver Support
-
Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 8.1
Shader
1.4
Open GL
1.4
Resolution (WxH)
2048x1536
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
64 MB
Memory Speed
550 MHz
Memory Bus
128 Bit
Memory Type
DDR
Memory Bandwidth
8.8GB/sec
L2 Cache
0KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
DVI Connection
HDMI Connection
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
275 MHz
Power
Max Power
None
PSU
Power Connector
None
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Radeon 8500 Series 64MB Game Requirement Analysis

The Radeon R200 is the second generation of Radeon graphics chips from ATI Technologies. The architecture features 3D acceleration based upon Microsoft Direct3D 8.0 and OpenGL 1.3, a major improvement in features and performance compared to the preceding Radeon R100 design. The GPU also includes 2D GUI acceleration, video acceleration, and multiple display outputs. 'R200' refers to the development codename of the initially released GPU of the generation. It is the basis for a variety of other succeeding products.


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Radeon 8500 Series 64MB vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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Just wanted to drop a line about the radeon 8500 that is on here.I have another radeon 8500 that is slightly different it is 275 mhz core and 275 mhz memory but has 128 mb instead of 64 mb of memory could someone explain this to me?

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higher end variant.

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Thanks for clearing that up! I got rid of the card to help out my neighbor when her display went out in her old socket A compaq funny that it still had the reference cooler on it though ATi logo and all…….

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