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nVIDIA Reference GeForceFX 5900 Ultra Review

nVIDIA Reference GeForceFX 5900 Ultra Review - PCSTATS
Abstract: While nVIDIA still needs to work on improving their image quality, the NV35 aka GeForceFX 5900 Ultra has certainly brought them back into contention with ATi for the performance crown.
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External Mfg. Website: Nvidia Aug 22 2003   Colin Sun  
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Benchmarks: Quake III Arena

Quake III Arena

Source: ID Software

Quake III Arena is a First Person Shooter (FPS) that revolutionized gaming as we know it. Using multiple light sources and having graphics textures that can fill videocards.

Quake III Arena MAX 1024x768 demo001
Video Card FPS Ranking
1.

ATi Radeon 9800 Pro

316
2.

ATi Radeon 9700 Pro

309.6
3. MSI FX5900U-VTD256 Ultra 338.5
4. Albatron GeForceFX 5900PV 330.4
5. MSI G4Ti4600-TD 275.1
6. nVIDIA GeForceFX 5900 Ultra 338.4
7. nVIDIA GeForceFX 5900 Ultra (500/938) 334.3

Quake III Arena MAX 1024x768 nv15demo
Video Card FPS Ranking
1.

ATi Radeon 9800 Pro

72.1
2.

ATi Radeon 9700 Pro

71.9
3. MSI FX5900U-VTD256 Ultra 77.5
4. Albatron GeForceFX 5900PV 77.4
5. MSI G4Ti4600-TD 77.5
6. nVIDIA GeForceFX 5900 Ultra 77.7
7. nVIDIA GeForceFX 5900 Ultra (500/938) 76.3

Here in Quake III Arena we see that the GeForceFX 5900 Ultra class cards are slightly faster than the ATi Radeon 9800 Pro.

Quake III Arena MAX 1600x1200 demo001
Video Card FPS Ranking
1.

ATi Radeon 9800 Pro

202.5
2.

ATi Radeon 9700 Pro

178.3
3. MSI FX5900U-VTD256 Ultra 229.3
4. Albatron GeForceFX 5900PV 205.6
5. MSI G4Ti4600-TD 140.2
6. nVIDIA GeForceFX 5900 Ultra 230.5
7. nVIDIA GeForceFX 5900 Ultra (500/938) 245.9

Quake III Arena MAX 1600x1200 nv15demo
Video Card FPS Ranking
1.

ATi Radeon 9800 Pro

71.4
2.

ATi Radeon 9700 Pro

71.2
3. MSI FX5900U-VTD256 Ultra 77.2
4. Albatron GeForceFX 5900PV 76.8
5. MSI G4Ti4600-TD 68.1
6. nVIDIA GeForceFX 5900 Ultra 77
7. nVIDIA GeForceFX 5900 Ultra (500/938) 77.3

At 1600x1200 the GeForceFX 5900 Ultra is about 10% faster. I doubt you'd notice the difference though.

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Contents of Article: Nvidia FX 5900 Ultra
 Pg 1.  nVIDIA Reference GeForceFX 5900 Ultra Review
 Pg 2.  Cooling the 5900 Ultra
 Pg 3.  Benchmarks: 3DMark2001SE, 3DMark03
 Pg 4.  Benchmarks: AquaMark 2.3
 Pg 5.  Benchmarks: Comanche 4
 Pg 6.  Benchmarks: Gun Metal 2
 Pg 7.  — Benchmarks: Quake III Arena
 Pg 8.  Benchmarks: UT2003
 Pg 9.  Benchmarks: 3DMark2001, QIII Arena w/AA
 Pg 10.  Benchmarks: 3DMark2001, QIII Arena w/AF
 Pg 11.  Benchmarks: 3DMark2001, QIII Arena /w AA+AF
 Pg 12.  Nvidia kicks up the speed

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