When it comes to pricing on the ATI Radeon X1950 XTX things are starting to look good as ATI lowered pricing across the board. The cards should be in the retail market on September 14th and ATI believes they can hit that date. AIf you look at the slide below it states the 4th, but as you can see ATI missed that target and is now 10 daybehind. As of right now this is a paper launch, but ATI plans on rolling the X1950 series out to you on September 14th.
When it comes to Price versus Performance ATI made a nice little chart up that benchmarks retail video card pricing versus performance numbers in Futuermark 3DMark05. In the chart below you want to be to the right and down on the chart as that means you cost the least and score the best in 3DMark05.
For those that just want to see the side by side numbers when it comes to the the pricing landscape this is for you.
Let’s take a look at power consumption and wrap this up.