Win one of three ATI 5750's @ HardwareHeaven!

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  1. tonpal

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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

    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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    Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    -How long has Gareth Thomas worked for Codemasters
    Almost 9 years :duh:

    -Which DX API did Gareth say was better - DX9 or DX11?
    DX11 is much better :eek:


    -Did AMD supply hardware to Codemasters for Dirt 2 Development?
    AMD offered hardware early on :evil:


    -Were AMD onsite to help Codemasters?
    Yes :hmm:

    -Did DX11 help with loading times in Dirt 2?
    Yes, its Multithreading support allows the distribution of the workload over multiple threads :D
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    Welcome one time posters, to Driverheaven. The only place, in cyberspace, that shows its grace, I hope you will all, stay in place and not run away with your shiny new hardware, in disgrace, less some of us may trip you and smile as you fall flat on your face. :D
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    1 - Almost 9 years

    2 - DX11

    3 - Yes

    4 - Yes

    5 - Yes

    Thanks for holding such a great contest. I hope to be a more active member of the board after finals :).
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    01. Almost 9 years
    02. DX11
    03. Yes, early on
    04. Yes, like in decisions they've made in their implementations
    05. Yes, as a result of multithreading support
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    1. How long has Gareth Thomas worked for Codemasters?
    almost 9years

    2. Which DX API did Gareth say was better - DX9 or DX11?
    dx11 much better

    3. Did AMD supply hardware to Codemasters for Dirt 2 Development?
    yes at the very early stage the did supply hadware

    4. Were AMD onsite to help Codemasters
    yes they were litraly by thier sides

    5. Did DX11 help with loading times in Dirt 2?
    yes the multi threaded support divice allows u to load on differnt threads which gives better loading times
     
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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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    1. 9 years

    2. DX 11

    3. Yes

    4. Yes

    5. Yess
     
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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 almost 9 years since Gareth Thomas, now a senior programmer, started working for Codemasters.

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

    Gareth thinks that DirectX 11 is a "much better" API than DirectX 9.

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

    Yes, AMD supplied hardware to Codemasters for Dirt 2 Development early on and it was very beneficial to them.

    04: Were AMD onsite to help Codemasters?

    Yes, AMD were on site to help Codemasters. They were "literally beside" them.

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

    Yes, DirectX 11 helped to reduce loading time because of it's multi-threaded functionality.
     
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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.


    03. Did AMD supply hardware to Codemasters for Dirt 2 Development?
    Yes, Amd offered it early in the development process.


    04: Were AMD onsite to help Codemasters?
    Yes.

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

    1. 9 long years for Codemasters.
    2. DirectX 11 because it has an easier API and it speeds up developement.
    3. Yes AMD supplied the hardware to Codemasters at an early stage of developement.
    4. Yes AMD had people help Codemasters on site with details, testing and specific stuff related to DirectX 11 implementation in Dirt 2.
    5. Yes DirectX 11 helps improve loading times because of it's multithreaded processing of data.
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    1 - Almost 9 Years
    2 - DX11 is much better
    3 - Yes early on
    4 - Yes
    5 - Yes (DX11 Multi-threading)
     
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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

    03. Did AMD supply hardware to Codemasters for Dirt 2 Development?
    > Yes, early on ATI gave hardware to help develop DX11 into the game.

    04: Were AMD onsite to help Codemasters?
    > Yes, they were right alongside Codemasters to help with any issues that may crop up such as drivers issues.

    05. Did DX11 help with loading times in Dirt 2?
    > Yes, DX11 can help with loading times when the multi-threaded feature is used.
     
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    1. Almost 9
    2. DX11
    3. Yes
    4. Yes
    5. Yes
     
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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!

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

    02. Which DX API did Gareth say was better - DX9 or DX11?
    DX 11 is better


    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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    1 approximately 9
    2 DX11
    3 Yes
    4 Yes
    5 Yes

     
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    1. Around 9 years.
    2. DX11.
    3. Yes.
    4. Yes.
    5. Yes.

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

    Need the 5750 for your second rig, then, or do you plan to crossfire it with the 5770? (That crossfire will be interesting.)
     
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    Re: Win one of three ATI 5750's @ Driverheaven!

    Answers:-
    1. 9 Years
    2. DX11
    3. Yes
    4. Yes
    5. Yes




     

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