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Old 04-15-03, 07:14 AM   #34
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Originally posted by RobHague
True maybe

Can the R300/350 just do FP24 btw? No support for FP16? Because if thats true it seems a little backwards - using FP24 all the way when something would look no different and perform better with FP16.
Actually from an engineering stand point is a great way to save on complexity. If you have one pipe thats FP24 all the time only, then its easier to manage that a FP16/32 or having seperate pipes. Its a comprimise and not a bad one at that.
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