Originally Posted by hall
A couple of questions for those of you who have been able to try the XTREME 1280x1024 mode on real hardware;
How does this mode compare to the HighGFX 1024x768 in terms of speed? Is it at all usable for a Workbench environment, or more of a proof-of-concept thing?
I'm currently using Indivision MK1, HighGFX 1024x768 @ 64 colors, which to me is an OK compromise between looks and usability.
The XTreme mode is the same speed, just a higher resolution. The burden on Alice-DMA is the same, so the performance CPU->Chipmem is the same, resulting in the same speed.