Published on 8th February 2005 by
Originally Posted by kenco_ukThere's a spelling error under the first table on the first page: "integrate a chi of their choicep, depending"
And the two images at the bottom, not sure about this but I would have thought one would show the add in card and the other would show the mobo integrated version?
Something missing from the following sentence (second page, towards the bottom):
".. - this is something that ATI's Mobility Radeon X700, coupled with PowerPlay 5.0." ..does?
Originally Posted by Yellowsnow17I'll admit I just skimmed the article but does anyone know if this card will be compatible with the apple powerbooks? I'm thinking about getting a 12" powebook that comes with a mobile 5200. This would be a HUGE upgrade in that department. :D
Originally Posted by bigzI doubt it for a while, graphics modules aren't going to be interchangable for a while yet - there are a lot of compatibility requirements with notebooks, more so than with a desktop PC. It's not quite as simple as unplug the old one and plug the new one in. :)
You would also have to be sure that the FX 5200 was based on MXM, which it can't be, because FX 5200 isn't a native PCI-Express SKU.
When I was discussing upgradability, I was referring to things that will happen in the future, a place of upgradable notebook harmony where both NVIDIA and ATI are aiming to get to as soon as possible.
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