If you are a power user who wants the best of all worlds, DIAMOND Viper will definately stand out as a top choice with it’s capability of high resolution and highest 2D Winbench scores that beats even the G The TNT chipset supports 3D, Z-Buffered, resolutions of up to x and, like the Matrox G, does support bit rendering giving it a slight visual advantage over 3Dfx’s Voodoo2 chipset. MS Windows 98 Build 4. These are the contents of the box: The image quality on the TNT is vastly superior to that of the original Riva , but better yet, it is virtually on par with that of the Matrox G For this reason, AnandTech will not concentrate on benchmarks alone to resolve the question of which TNT based card is the absolute best for your needs.
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I would personally recommend a cooling fan to be installed if you intend to overclock it’s memory or chip.
So what is this card actually capable of? We’ve already seen what Canopus can do with nVidia’s Riva TNT Chipset, so let’s see where Diamond draws the line and let’s see if they accomplish their goal in convincing some of you to purchase the Viper V over the competition.
And packed with a more powerful brain that G can’t cope with.
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Overall Rating Out of a maximum of 5 Star. You better believe we can. What you see isn’t always what you get. In Quake-2, the image looks beautiful and stunning.
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In spite of the fact that the public was blatantly lied to by nVidia about the potential of the TNT, technically nVidia never said when their TNT would be a Voodoo2-killer, so we can’t really blame them now can we? You are irva about a diampnd that is yet to be launch even in US.
With little room for expansion in terms of performance, manufacturers had to resort to the bare essentials and basics to get their products to sell over the competition The nVidia Riva TNT, a chipset whose description on paper could have been the best graphics accelerator of All of this power is harnessed on a short reference board designed to fit into an AGP slot in order to take full advantage of the AGP 2X specification, transferring data on the sidebands of the AGP signal vipre well as during the peaks.
Why not give the credit to PCI users as well?
Two statements that are almost as different as night and day, and two statements which will end up ruining nVidia’s credibility in the future. The TNT chipset supports 3D, Z-Buffered, resolutions of up to x and, like the Matrox G, does support bit rendering giving it a slight visual advantage over 3Dfx’s Voodoo2 chipset. There’s never a perfect 10 chipset. Installation of the card is a no-brainer. Suffering from poor image quality, poor implementation of the AGP specification, an annoying x Z-Buffered resolution limitation, not to mention poor performance on slower systems.
Although there were some defects and poor implementation on that chipset, many people still bought it. No part of the above is to be reproduced, copied or modified without the permission of the WebMaster.
If you are a power user who wants the best of all worlds, DIAMOND Viper will definately stand out as a top choice with it’s capability of high resolution and highest 2D Winbench scores that beats even the G Microsoft’s Game Sampler for Windows Click here to find lowest prices on this product. I won’t diamone on this mentioned issue but on something more special Virtually a repeat of the release of the 3Dfx Voodoo2 chipset, nVidia’s Riva TNT is quickly spawning batch after batch diamonr cloned apples, meaning separating a single TNT card from another is a very difficult task.
More Benchmarks results will be added latter in the week. Featuring dual internal texture pipelines, the TNT has been claimed to be able to process multi-textured objects in a single pass, picking up where 3Dfx left off, nVidia managed to accomplish this using a single chip instead of using the two separate texelfx processors the Voodoo2 uses.
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If I were someone who does not know much about computers, I would have a hard time searching for the manual and the needed info. Moreover, it would only be available for Hvidia users. MS DirectX Version 6. There are still some of you who do not know that the current shipment is based on a. Only then will this babe shine at it’s BEST. Built on a 0.
Definately on the top class level with Matrox G and the renowned Voodoo 2 in terms of image rlva. Post Your Comment Please log in or sign up to comment.
What you see isn’t always what you get According to the first press releases directly from nVidia, the Riva TNT chipset was supposed to be manufactured using a 0.