To give you an idea of where this product stands relative to ATI's current line of next generation graphics chips, it begins at the entry-level with the X1300. At the midrange, is the X1600 series. The X1800 and X1900 series is where we progress to the higher to highest end graphics chips on the market. The X1300 is an entry-level graphics card which incorporates the latest Shader Model 3.0 technology to allow you to play the latest games. At this level, it is a matter of the kind of performance and features is offered at the budget price.