Eyefinity pushes over 24 million pixels with one next-gen Radeon

Tagged: amd, ati, ati video card gpu, Computer Hardware
Source: Techreport - Read the full article
Posted: 5 years 11 weeks ago

Say you're AMD, and you make graphics chips that nearly double in performance with every generation. Yet games haven't been getting all that much more demanding over time. What would you do with all of that excess power, especially if you wanted to stir up interest in your latest product? AMD's answer at the moment is a new feature it calls Eyefinity. Here's the basic concept: through the magic of its next-generation GPU and an array of compact DisplayPort connections, a single GPU can drive up to six high-megapixel displays for gaming at resolutions that boggle the mind. The example I saw in action today looked like this: