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PowerColor Radeon 9250 Videocard Review
PowerColor Radeon 9250 Videocard Review  - PCSTATS
Abstract: Sure, we'd all like to have the equivalent of a Porsche, but sometimes all we really need to get the job done is a practical Ford.
 70% Rating:   
Filed under: Video Cards Published:  Author: 
External Mfg. Website: PowerColor Aug 31 2004   C. Sun  
Home > Reviews > Video Cards > PowerColor Radeon 9250

Benchmarks: AquaMark 2.3

AquaMark 2.3 Source: Massive Development

AquaMark is another DirectX 8 benchmark. Using vertex shaders, any card that is DirectX8 compatible will not just have a huge speed boost, the image will also look better. Default test has 24 MB worth of textures.

AquaMark 2.3 - 1024x768
Video Card FPS Ranking
ATi Radeon 9800XT 105.6
ATi Radeon 9800 Pro 105.5

ATi Radeon 9700 Pro

99.3

Asus Radeon A9600XT 74.1
Gigabyte GV-RX60X128V 75.3
MSI RX600XT-TD128 74.2
MSI FX5950 Ultra-TD128 113.9
MSI FX5900U-VTD256 Ultra 111.7
Albatron Trinity PC5900 92.4
Albatron GeForceFX 5700 Ultra 84.1
MSI PCX5750-TD128 64.9
Gigabyte GV-NX57128D 68.6
PowerColor Radeon 9250 29
PowerColor Radeon 9250 (346/221) 30.6

AquaMark 2.3 - 1280x1024
Video Card FPS Ranking
ATi Radeon 9800XT 86.1
ATi Radeon 9800 Pro 81.1

ATi Radeon 9700 Pro

71.2

Asus Radeon A9600XT 47.9
Gigabyte GV-RX60X128V 50.5
MSI RX600XT-TD128 49.6
MSI FX5950 Ultra-TD128 93.1
MSI FX5900U-VTD256 Ultra 89.9
Albatron Trinity PC5900 68.5
Albatron GeForceFX 5700 Ultra 55.8
MSI PCX5750-TD128 41.4
Gigabyte GV-NX57128D 41.4
PowerColor Radeon 9250 18.1
PowerColor Radeon 9250 (346/221) 19.4

AquaMark 2.3 - 1600x1200
Video Card FPS Ranking
ATi Radeon 9800XT 62.3
ATi Radeon 9800 Pro 57.5

ATi Radeon 9700 Pro

50.2

Asus Radeon A9600XT 33.6
Gigabyte GV-RX60X128V 35.6
MSI RX600XT-TD128 35
MSI FX5950 Ultra-TD128 70.2
MSI FX5900U-VTD256 Ultra 67.4
Albatron Trinity PC5900 50.3
Albatron GeForceFX 5700 Ultra 39.7
MSI PCX5750-TD128 29.1
Gigabyte GV-NX57128D 29.3
PowerColor Radeon 9250 12.4
PowerColor Radeon 9250 (346/221)

12.8

The PowerColor Radeon 9250 actually doesn't perform too badly in AquaMark at 1024x768. Higher resolutions are out of the question if you want to have decent frame rates.

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Contents of Article: PowerColor Radeon 9250
 Pg 1.  PowerColor Radeon 9250 Videocard Review
 Pg 2.  Overclocking the card and benchmarks
 Pg 3.  Benchmarks: CodeCreatures
 Pg 4.  — Benchmarks: AquaMark 2.3
 Pg 5.  Benchmarks: AquaMark 3, Gun Metal 2
 Pg 6.  Benchmarks: X2: The Threat, UT2003
 Pg 7.  Benchmarks: Doom 3

 
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