The Test

Our system is a bit more loaded than perhaps you will use, but we were just testing out the features. For performance, we would recommend reading our Radeon 9600 Pro coverage.


 Windows XP Professional Test System
CPU(s) Pentium 4 3.0GHz
Motherboard(s) MSI 875P Neo-FIS2R
Memory 1GB PC3500
Hard Drive IBM Deskstar DLTA-07N8084 80.0GB 7200 RPM
CDROM Pioneer DVD(16X)/CD-ROM(40X)
Video Card(s) ATI All-in-Wonder 9600 Pro
Ethernet Onboard Intel Gigabit
Operating System Windows XP Professional SP1
Video Drivers ATI Catalyst 3.8

Index ATI's All-in-Wonder 9600 Pro
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  • ddschmidt - Tuesday, October 28, 2003 - link

    I just bought an ATI AIW 9600 Pro and am wondering if you want tell me how to get the tv tuner to display on the secondary monitor. The article talks about the tv display "docking" when you try to move it to the secondary monitor, but the article goes on to discuss what happens when the tv display spans two monitors and that it shows only on the monitor that has the largest part of the tv display window.

    Thanks.
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  • Anonymous User - Friday, October 24, 2003 - link

    Does anybody where I can buy this card in Europe (Germany) Reply
  • Anonymous User - Friday, October 24, 2003 - link

    Is it really worth it to upgrade to an AIW AGP card for PVR type features, versus a PCI card? I have a AverTV Studio Card and use WinDVR software to record my shows. But, the quality seems to suck on some low & high channels! I was wondering if the xtra bandwidth from the AGP slot versus the PCI slot would clear up the recordings? I already have a 9000 Pro for what litte gaming I do. The gaming I'm not concerned with! I mostly use it as a TIVO (with no subscription fees!!!) Reply
  • Anonymous User - Thursday, October 23, 2003 - link

    Does this card offer hardware decoding or/and hardware encoding like the hauppauge PVR 350.
    Seems quite important if your going to actually use this card as PVR type device.
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  • Anonymous User - Tuesday, October 21, 2003 - link

    Or perhaps it's slower... Reply
  • Anonymous User - Tuesday, October 21, 2003 - link

    Hercules has released a AIW 9800SE in europe at a very cheap price! That should be faster than the 9600 Pro and perhaps it can be modded to a 9800 Pro?

    www.Hercules.com
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  • Anonymous User - Monday, October 20, 2003 - link

    I concur. Not having DVI is a real step back for ATI on this product line. This is the first Radeon AIW card that has not offered DVI. A huge disappointment, as my LCD monitor takes only DVI (which I bought because the first Radeon AIW I bought had the DVI connector). And because it's an MDR-20 to DVI-D connector, I can't use it at all (well, there is that $400 converter, but that kind of defeats the purpose). Talk about pulling the rug from under you. Thanks a bunch, ATI. Reply
  • Anonymous User - Monday, October 20, 2003 - link

    I am so disappointed that AIW 9600 Pro doesn't have DVI. Reply
  • Anonymous User - Monday, October 20, 2003 - link

    I want this card... bbbbaaaadddd! Thank you ATI for finally including RADIO!
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  • Anonymous User - Monday, October 20, 2003 - link

    I want this card... bbbbaaaadddd! Thank you ATI for finally including RADIO!
    Reply

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