ATI FireGL 9700 X1-256p: specs and benchmarks

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ATI FireGL 9700 X1-256p
ATI FireGL 9700 X1-256p
  • Interface AGP Pro 8x
  • Core clock speed 324 MHz
  • Max video memory 256 MB
  • Memory type DDR
  • Memory clock speed 552 MHz
  • Maximum resolution
Year of release 2002


ATI started FireGL 9700 X1-256p sales 1 July 2002. This is Rage 8 architecture desktop card based on 150 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at designers. 256 MB of DDR memory clocked at 0.55 GHz are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 17.66 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is single-slot card attached via AGP Pro 8x interface. No additional power connector is required, and power consumption is at 37 Watt.

We have no data on FireGL 9700 X1-256p benchmark results.

General info

Some basic facts about FireGL 9700 X1-256p: architecture, market segment, release date etc.

Place in performance ratingnot rated
ArchitectureRage 8 (2002−2006)
GPU code nameR300
Market segmentWorkstation
Release date1 July 2002 (20 years ago)

Technical specs

FireGL 9700 X1-256p's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU base clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of FireGL 9700 X1-256p's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.

Core clock speed324 MHzof 2610 (Radeon RX 6500 XT)
Number of transistors110 millionof 14400 (GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile)
Manufacturing process technology150 nmof 4 (GeForce RTX 4080 Ti)
Thermal design power (TDP)37 Wattof 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate2.592of 961.9 (Radeon RX 7900 XTX)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on FireGL 9700 X1-256p's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop graphics cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).

InterfaceAGP Pro 8x
Supplementary power connectorsNone


Parameters of memory installed on FireGL 9700 X1-256p: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors have no dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM instead.

Memory typeDDR
Maximum RAM amount256 MBof 128 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Memory bus width256 Bitof 8192 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Memory clock speed552 MHzof 22400 (GeForce RTX 4080)
Memory bandwidth17.66 GB/sof 14400 (Radeon R7 M260)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on FireGL 9700 X1-256p. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference graphics cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model, while non-reference desktop models can (though not necessarily will) bear a different set of video ports.

Display Connectors2x DVI, 1x S-Video

API support

APIs supported by FireGL 9700 X1-256p, sometimes including their particular versions.

DirectX9.0 (9_0)
OpenGL2.0of 4.6 (GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmark performance of FireGL 9700 X1-256p. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

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