The graphics adapter that is called Radeon HD 3850 512 MB, the latest range of models from the manufacturer Sapphire, includes a system memory type GDDR3, the most commonly used devices on the same technology, although not the latest, most recent for technical character. The availability of memory amounts to 512 Mb, a middle value that characterizes most of the graphics adapter on the market today. These two features are also those who give their name to the product. As for operating speed, the one referring to the ATI Radeon RV670 Pro is 700 MHz, while that which relates to the installed memory is 1700 MHz. Finally, the system does not fail RAMDAC signal conversion from digital to analog, with clock frequency of 400 MHz.
Among the major resources Sapphire Radeon HD 3850 512 Mb GDDR3 (AGP) is well able to support digital video content for a wide variety, including more advanced ones, such as HD-DVD or Blu Ray Disc. The board has excellent characteristics particularly when playing high definition content and games. As in many adapters in the same category, even for this Sapphire model includes the ability to use multiple monitors (two in particular) in conjunction with the same board, thanks to the integrated management software called Hydravison 3 (Dual Display ). The external video resolution obtained in its maximum amounts to 2560x1600 pixels, in this case the model is a part of the average parameters that characterize this type of product. 512 MB memory type GDDR3 AGP system with a possible connection to the motherboard, video resolution of 2560x1600 pixels. It can be summed up as the offering of the new graphics adapter ATI Radeon HD 3850 512 Mb GDDR3 (AGP), by one of the best known manufacturers in this category. In particular, the model qualifies as a valid tool for playback of video content in various digital formats.