ELSA Gladiac MX Review
Jul 27, 2000 - in Reviews
ELSA is the first company to release a low-cost consumer board that's based on NVIDIA's GeForce MX chipset. This value minded monster attempts to shut down the competition for good. With an overview of all the major competition in this part of the market, we'll see just how well the MX lives up to all the hype.
Update: ATi's Industry Shaking Radeon revisited
Jul 21, 2000 - in Reviews
After the initial review of Ati's Radeon, we wanted to come back with a few added tidbits that didn't make it into the initial report. Data updates include overclocking results, GeForce2 64 MB, added resolutions and more.
ATi's New Radeon - Smart Technology Meets Brute Force
Jul 17, 2000 - in Reviews
ATi's new Radeon chip has been released a bit ahead of schedule, and now it will have to show if it's smart HyperZ technology is able to beat NVIDIA's forceful GeForce2 GTS. The card with the most new features will have to stand up against the gladiators from 3dfx and NVIDIA. Will shrewdness win over pure muscles?
Battle of the Titans 2: Creative Labs's Annihilator 2 vs. Absolute Multimedia's Outrageous GeForce2 GTS
Jul 12, 2000 - in Reviews
As an update to our original GeForce2 roundup, we add full reviews of Creative Lab's and Absolute Multimedia's GeForce2 GTS offerings. We include each and every GF2 reviewed product in this massive free-for-all to see who's the best of the best.
The Fastest GeForce2 GTS Card - Gainward's CARDEXpert GeForce2 GTS/400
Jul 5, 2000 - in Reviews
All those many different GeForce2 GTS cards might already bore you, but Gainward has got something special for the performance freaks with big wallets. The CARDEXpert GeForce2 GTS/400 comes with 64 MB of 5 ns DDR SDRAM, which runs at up to 472 MHz . The chip was nice enough to do 233 MHz as well.
3D Benchmarking - Understanding Frame Rate Scores
Jul 4, 2000 - in Reviews
Understanding 3D-cards is not quite as simple as many people are suggesting. The first requirement for sensible 3D-card evaluation is a good understanding of 3D-benchmarks. This article about 3D-benchmarking is supposed to point out the bottlenecks of current 3D gaming solutions.
Full Review of NVIDIA's GeForce2 MX
Jun 29, 2000 - in Reviews
NVIDIA's on a rampage to take over every segment of the consumer market with their latest chipset release called the GeForce2 MX. Learn why the competition shouldn't take this new low-cost assassin lightly.
Blue Wonder? The Guillemot/Hercules 3D Prophet II GTS
Jun 28, 2000 - in Reviews
In this test we compare the 32 MB version of this GeForce2 GTS graphics card with the competitors Aopen PA256 Pro, Asus AGP V7700 Pure, Elsa Gladiac and Leadtek Winfast GeForce2, that are all based on nVidia's newest offspring.
Asus AGP-V7700 Pure Review
May 19, 2000 - in Reviews
With the release of the GeForce2 GTS graphics chipset, vendors are rushing to put their flavors of the board onto store shelves. Asus is one such company and will be appearing on shelves sometime soon. Look over our detailed comparison of the newly released Asus AGP-V7700 Pure to the alternatively available GeForce2 boards.
Professional Affair: OpenGL Graphics Cards Compete
May 15, 2000 - in Reviews
With GeForce as the performance leader in the game market, Nvidia is now pushing into the workstation market. In our test the Quadro competes against OpenGL cards from Diamond, 3Dlabs and Evans & Sutherland.
NVIDIA GeForce2 GTS Battle Royal
May 9, 2000 - in Reviews
NVIDIA's GeForce2 GTS chipset has recently been released and cards are beginning to pour onto store shelves. Take an in-depth look at the first few available cards on the market to find out what graphics solution is best for you.
Tom's Take On NVIDIA's New GeForce2 GTS
Apr 27, 2000 - in Reviews
After 36h benchmark marathons, no sleep and tons of writing I can finally present you my delayed, but epic GeForce2 GTS review. Does the fastest 3D chip available blow everything else out of the water?
ATi Radeon256 Preview
Apr 25, 2000 - in Reviews
ATi releases the details on its next generation technology chipset based Radeon256 graphics board. Although hardware was not available for testing, we are able to give details on the technical specifications, next generation features and more. We take an in-depth comparison of the Radeon256 technology to that of its upcoming competition.
Asus AGP-V6800 Deluxe and Creative Labs Annihilator Pro Review
Apr 6, 2000 - in Reviews
Two of the most popular GeForce boards strut their stuff to show who's in charge of the GeForce scene. We take a look at what these two cards have to offer over the competition and where they stand vs. competing chipsets.
Exploration into Overclocked AGP Graphics
Mar 21, 2000 - in Reviews
After exploring the use of the 440BX chipset at 133 MHz FSB, we have decided to explore the ability of today's current video card selection to see who could handle the "out of spec" AGP speed. We find out which cards can stand up to the test and what we gain by doing so.
ELSA Erazor X 2 GeForce review
Jan 31, 2000 - in Reviews
ELSA's new powerhouse, the Erazor X 2 raises the roof as it flexes its DDR muscle.
ELSA Erazor X and Absolute Multimedia Outrageous 3D GeForce Review
Jan 24, 2000 - in Reviews
Battle of the Titans part 3: ELSA and Absolute Multimedia enter the fray. All of our currently tested GeForce based graphics cards are rounded up to see who's the best of the best.
Leadtek WinFast GeForce 256 DDR Review
Jan 7, 2000 - in Reviews
Breaking free of the memory bottleneck chains.
ATI Rage Fury MAXX Review
Dec 30, 1999 - in Reviews
ATI Rage Fury MAXX: ATI's 64 MB Double Whopper fill-rate beast takes on the world.
S3 Diamond Viper II Review
Dec 24, 1999 - in Reviews
S3 jumps into the trenches with their new high end T&L graphics card, the Viper II
Asus AGP-V6600 Deluxe Review
Dec 21, 1999 - in Reviews
Battle of the Titans Part 2: Who will earn top honors for the best GeForce 256 solution? Asus steps up to the plate flexing the AGP-V6600 Deluxe.
Battle of the Titans: Creative Labs Annihilator vs. Leadtek WinFast GeForce 256
Nov 25, 1999 - in Reviews
Who will earn top honors for the best GeForce 256 solution? Will it be the Creative Labs Annihilator or the Leadtek WinFast GeForce 256?
Multitalented: All-in-One Graphic Boards
Nov 18, 1999 - in Reviews
MPEG, video capture and video editing characterize the new trends on the market. The first all-in-one boards have finally become available at reasonable prices. We will take a look at the Voodoo3 3500TV, the Marvel G400TV, ATI's All-in-Wonder 128, the Erazor III Video from Elsa and the AGP-V3800 Ultra Deluxe from Asus.
Preview of the Double Whopper - ATI's Rage Fury MAXX
Nov 8, 1999 - in Reviews
Revisit the ATI Rage Fury MAXX as we take a deeper look at its performance as software and hardware come very close to release.
S3 Savage 2000 Preview
Nov 2, 1999 - in Reviews
First Looks at S3's upcoming T&L graphics engine. The Savage 2000 / Viper 2!
Over-clocking the GeForce256
Oct 19, 1999 - in Reviews
Want to get the low down on what the GeForce can REALLY do? Come see the SDR and DDR GeForce take 3D performance to new levels as we test their over-clocking limits.
GeForce256 and the First T&L-Title
Oct 12, 1999 - in Reviews
Now that we know how GeForce performs with today's games, let's have a look at its performance with an actual T&L-title. Dragon Moor Zoological Gardens throws boat loads of polygons at our new 3D-hero and its contestants. Will the integrated T&L-engine make the difference?
Full Review NVIDIA's new GeForce256 'GPU'
Oct 11, 1999 - in Reviews
Get the scoop on NVIDIA's new monster chip with integrated transform and lighting engine and all those nifty new DirectX 7 features. We tested the SDRAM as well as the DDR SDRAM version of GeForce. Comment about CPU-scaling added on Oct. 13, 1999
ATI Rage Fury Pro Review
Oct 8, 1999 - in Reviews
The real deal about the ATI Rage Fury Pro and Fury MAXX. Guarantied free from copies of ATi's presentations.
VideoLogic Neon 250 Review
Sep 29, 1999 - in Reviews
VideoLogic unleashes its PowerVR Series 2 based Neon 250 hoping to bring the competition to its knees.