3D Mark 2001 SE is a Direct X 8.0 benchmark used here at VR-Zone for quite
some time now, but it is nevertheless a good indication of video card performance
as many of the games that have come out in recent time and some in the future
are still based on Direct X 8.

3d01 1024 Sapphire Radeon 9800 XT Ultimate Edition

3d01 1280 Sapphire Radeon 9800 XT Ultimate Edition

3d01 1600 Sapphire Radeon 9800 XT Ultimate Edition

Our 3D Mark 2001 SE results showed both 9800XT cards staying very
close to one another with the 5950 Ultra trailing behind by around 1,000 3dmarks.