There’s equality between the top solutions from ATI and NVIDIA as well as between the RADEON 9800 XT and the GeForce 6600 GT AGP. The RADEON X850 XT Platinum Edition is, however, unrivalled among the top cards for the PCI Express platform.
Switching to eye candy mode doesn’t result into any unexpected consequences: the higher gets the resolution, the bigger appears the advantage of the ATI cards. Both GeForce 6600 GT modifications yield to their RADEON X700 XT and RADEON 9800 XT rivals in high resolutions. The first one owes its victory to HyperZ technology, while the second one – to 256bit memory bus.
The multi-processor work mode by NVIDIA doesn’t work correctly in Manhunt game. We saw the performance dropping dramatically when we enabled SLI mode. Bedsides, the system would freeze every now and then, which is also no good.