quote: lower overhead and better memory management, yes; speed... not so much. Most of the lower overhead then, in turn, gets consumed when the far more complex shaders of DirectX 10's Shader Model 4.0 get put into play.
quote: Can you argue your point without offending some of us with that type of unneeded language?
quote: I would wait a little longer to 2008 to hear something about G90,or better G100, but if you're in a hurry, go for it !!!
quote: "The new ATI Radeon HD 3800 series of GPUs are the first to be designed for DirectX 10.1, as well as other cutting edge technologies, including PCI Express 2.0, Unified Video Decoder (UVD),...."
quote: Smaller nodes mean lower leakage and thermal envelopes
quote: DirectX 10, while clearly the future of game development, has received slow adoption from the developer community even with hardware availability in its second year now.