ATI Radeon X1900XT 256MB Video Card ReviewWed, Sep 13, 2006 - 12:00 AM
The Sequel to the award winning X3: The Threat will introduce a new 3D engine as well as a new story, new ships and a new gameplay to greatly increase the variety in the X-universe. The economy of X3: Reunion will be more complex than anything seen in the X-universe before. Factories are being built by NPCs, wars can affect the global economy, NPCs can trade freely and pirates will behave far more realistically.
Extensive development has gone into the X3 engine, making full use of DirectX 9 technology, to create dramatic visual effects and stunningly realistic starships. Coupled with the massively enhanced A.L. (Artificial Life) system, X3: REUNION will present players with an ever changing, evolving universe; where a player actions really can shape the future of the universe.
We tested with the resolution set to 1280×1024, High Quality with 4xAA/16xAF and everything enabled.
ATI completely dominates performance in X3 Reunion with their X1900′s. The 256MB X1900XT splits the difference between the 512MB version and the 7900 GTX.