Win one of three ATI 5750's @ HardwareHeaven!

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  1. HardwareHeaven

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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    01. How long has Gareth Thomas worked for Codemasters
    - Nine Years

    02. Which DX API did Gareth say was better - DX9 or DX11?
    - The DX11 is a much better API he says

    03. Did AMD supply hardware to Codemasters for Dirt 2 Development?
    - Yes, at a very early state.

    04: Were AMD onsite to help Codemasters?
    - Yes

    05. Did DX11 help with loading times in Dirt 2?
    - Yes, because of the multi-threaded device so they can create and load resources on different threads


     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    01 Almost 9 years
    02 DX11
    03 Yes
    04 Yes
    05 Yes


    Or do you need to give long answers?

    Nice competition :)

    Hmm, almost...
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    1 - 9 years

    2 - Dx11

    3 - yes

    4 - yes

    5 - yes


     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    01. How long has Gareth Thomas worked for Codemasters
    Almost 9 years.

    02. Which DX API did Gareth say was better - DX9 or DX11?
    DX11 is much better in his opinion.


    03. Did AMD supply hardware to Codemasters for Dirt 2 Development?
    Correct. Amd offered it early on.


    04: Were AMD onsite to help Codemasters?
    Yes.

    05. Did DX11 help with loading times in Dirt 2?
    Affirmative, this thanks to its Multithreading support, which allows for the distribution of the workload over multiple threads.
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    01. How long has Gareth Thomas worked for Codemasters
    9 Years


    02. Which DX API did Gareth say was better - DX9 or DX11?
    DX11

    03. Did AMD supply hardware to Codemasters for Dirt 2 Development?
    Yes

    04: Were AMD onsite to help Codemasters?
    Yes

    05. Did DX11 help with loading times in Dirt 2?
    Yes
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    Oh my, DH. You make it hard for a fella to get some work done around here.

    Answers:

    1. Almost 9 years
    2. DX11
    3. Yes
    4. Yes
    5. Yes
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    Whew! :)

    Answers:

    1. 9 years
    2. DX11
    3. Yes
    4. Yes
    5. Yes
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    01. How long has Gareth Thomas worked for Codemasters
    9 years

    02. Which DX API did Gareth say was better - DX9 or DX11?
    DX11

    03. Did AMD supply hardware to Codemasters for Dirt 2 Development?
    yes

    04: Were AMD onsite to help Codemasters?
    yes

    05. Did DX11 help with loading times in Dirt 2?
    yes


    Thanks!


     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    01. 9 years
    02. DX11
    03. Yes
    04. Yes
    05. Yes
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    01. How long has Gareth Thomas worked for Codemasters

    Almost nine years


    02. Which DX API did Gareth say was better - DX9 or DX11?


    DX11 is a much better API than DX9


    03. Did AMD supply hardware to Codemasters for Dirt 2 Development?


    Yes


    04: Were AMD onsite to help Codemasters?


    Yes



    05. Did DX11 help with loading times in Dirt 2?


    Yes


     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    01. How long has Gareth Thomas worked for Codemasters
    9 Years

    02. Which DX API did Gareth say was better - DX9 or DX11?
    DX11 - they knew the performance issues from 10, so they were ready for 11

    03. Did AMD supply hardware to Codemasters for Dirt 2 Development?
    Yes - they provided hardware to test on

    04: Were AMD onsite to help Codemasters?
    Yes - they were literally by their side on driver issues & other decisions

    05. Did DX11 help with loading times in Dirt 2?
    Yes especially with support for multi-threaded devices in Dx11
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    01 9 years
    02 DX11
    03 Yes
    04 Yes
    05 Yes
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    01. How long has Gareth Thomas worked for Codemasters
    It has been 9 years that Gareth Thomas started working for Codemasters.
    02. Which DX API did Gareth say was better - DX9 or DX11?
    Gareth thinks that DirectX 11 is a better API than DirectX 9.
    03. Did AMD supply hardware to Codemasters for Dirt 2 Development?
    Yes, AMD did supply hardware to Codemasters for Dirt 2 Development.
    04: Were AMD onsite to help Codemasters?
    Yes, AMD were on site to help Codemasters.
    05. Did DX11 help with loading times in Dirt 2?
    Yes, DirectX 11 helped to reduce loading time because of his multi-threaded functionality.

    Good luck.
     
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    1) ~9 years
    2) DX11
    3) Yes
    4) Yes
    5) Yes
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    1) ~9 years
    2) DX11
    3) Yes
    4) Yes
    5) Yes

    thanks for awesome giveaway again.
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    01. Almost 9 years.
    02. DX11
    03. Yes
    04. Yes
    05. Yes

    Nice interview, cards and game. :)
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    01. How long has Gareth Thomas worked for Codemasters
    Almost nine years

    02. Which DX API did Gareth say was better - DX9 or DX11?
    DX11

    03. Did AMD supply hardware to Codemasters for Dirt 2 Development?
    Yes

    04: Were AMD onsite to help Codemasters?
    Yes

    05. Did DX11 help with loading times in Dirt 2?
    Yes
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    01. How long has Gareth Thomas worked for Codemasters
    - Nine Years

    02. Which DX API did Gareth say was better - DX9 or DX11?
    - The DX11 is a much better API he says

    03. Did AMD supply hardware to Codemasters for Dirt 2 Development?
    - Yes, at a very early state.

    04: Were AMD onsite to help Codemasters?
    - Yes

    05. Did DX11 help with loading times in Dirt 2?
    - Yes, because of the multi-threaded device so they can create and load resources on different threads
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    1. 9 years
    2. Dx11
    3. Yes they supplied hardware
    4. Yes AMD was onsite
    5. Yes loading time are better


    Thanks!
     

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