AMD Works with Leading Developers to Drive High Performance DirectX 10.1 Gaming
announces a push by ATI to promote DirectX 10.1 gaming on their hardware, saying
"Only AMD graphics offer top-to-bottom DirectX 10.1 support: the ATI Radeon™ HD
3000 series and the new ATI Radeon™ HD 4800 series." AMD/ATI has been working
directly with some developers on DirectX 10.1 support for titles such as
, and Cloud 9
, which "all exploit
DirectX 10.1 for advanced gaming performance and visual realism." Additionally,
for those with appropriate hardware, the
ATI Developer Website
offers a new ATI Radeon HD 3000-series real-time "Ping Pong" demo, saying: "the
demo shows off a new lighting technique known as real-time global illumination,
together with a scalable physics simulation optimized for multi-core systems.
It's also interactive - move around the room and see how many ping pong balls
you can maneuver into the goals!"