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Game Bugs
Splinter Cell Chaos Theory

Added 28.02.2006
Updated 28.02.2006 / Added to Game Bugs section
07.05.2007 / Outdated, archived
Status Outdated

Noticed with

Graphics card Radeon X1800 XL, X1900 XTX
Drivers XP: 6.2 - 7.4
Vista: 7.2 - 7.4
Game version 1.05

Bug description

Bug screenshots

Normal screenshots
GeForce 7800

SM3.0 HDR looks very strange compared to that of GeForce. On Radeon it seems the same as SM2.0 "HDR".

How to fix


It seems for Radeon cards the game utilizes frame buffer formats other than for GeForce cards. Even in SM3.0. In other words, SM3.0 implies different rendering algorithms for GeForce and Radeon cards. Since they'll hardly release any new patches for this game, the bug will hardly be fixed. Thus, considered outdated.

Danil Gridasov (degust@ixbt.com)
Andrey Vorobiev (anvakams@ixbt.com)

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