The most affordable Voodoo3 card out there today. The same applies for the font-size slider. Guess everybody must be wondering why 3dfx uses such a fearsome eye image for their new Voodoo3 promotion. Post Your Comment Please log in or sign up to comment. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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Special thanks to Intresource Singaporethe local distributor for the range of Voodoo3 cards for allowing us to review this card. I personally dislike the idea of squeezing 3 pieces of PCI boards into the limited space. Let us hope that competition will improve this card further. Views Read Edit View history. 3df the tweaking of Gamma with the de facto slider feature.

It seems like the technology never stays the same long enough for any one person to stay on top for a reasonable amount of time, and if you’re just using the hardware, imagine what it must be like reviewing all of the hardware ; In any case, if you all thought that the CPU industry moved quickly, you’re about to meet something a little more fast paced, an industry dominated by energy filled game-a-holics that can’t help but drool over the latest screen voosoo3 of the next generation in PC games, of course, we’re 3vfx about none other than that same video chipset market mentioned earlier.

How do we find out? The reign of the original Voodoo prompted the hype surrounding the release of the 3dfx Voodoo2, unfortunately the release was not kept as dramatic as its predecessor since it took a couple of months for nVidia to pump out a strong competitor, the TNT.

Clicking on the 3dfx Tools icon, you get to enable some features unique to Voodoo3. Avenger was pushed to the forefront as it offered a quicker time to market than vkodoo3 already delayed Rampage.


Bulldozing throught the Voodoo3 The same applies for the font-size slider. The and boards generally differed in their support for TV output; the boards also carried a TV tuner and provided a wide range of video inputs and outputs.

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In addition, one of the texture management units came disabled as well, making the board more like a Banshee. After going through various photoshots of the Voodoo3 family tree, I notice that the heatsink size vary for all 3 models as the holds the smallest heatsink of all.

MS Windows 98 Build 4. None other than that beloved computer hardware industry of ours, even more specifically, the video market. Voodoo3 was a series of computer gaming video cards manufactured and designed by 3dfx Interactive. It’s sure to catch the eye of many with the unique implementation of the human eye in various colours.

Visually, I can certainly prove that the resolution at x on my monitor are very much sharper than the Savage 3D based card, but moderately on par with the TNT. Then came, what many aggp call, an overclocked Voodoo2, the 3dfx Banshee which took the power of a Voodoo2 and added 2D support as well as AGP interface compatibility.

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However, there are very few entertaining titles out there currently that will show an incredible performance improvement using AGP texturing due to texture sizes. User also have to be content with the 16MB memory which might seem a little weak in the future. Voodoo3 came as the 2nd chipset in 3dfx’s history to have a full 2D and 3D engine built-in. This 2D engine led the Voodoo3 voodoo33 be considered one of the gap high-performance video cards of its generation. Although the Voodoo3 was a replacement for the Voodoo2, it was often beaten by Voodoo2 SLI cards in direct comparisons.


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Sit there for a minute, and think about some of the greatest feelings in the world. You simply install the driver by unzipping the driver file in the CD-R. While I do not have the game titles that will be bundled, but judging from the way it see, 3dfx will probably bundle some real hot games but most voodo3o to differ between theand models.

This definitely do not justify the need to pay over a hundred dollars or so for a small increase in performance. Due to mis-management by 3dfx, this caused the next-generation ‘Rampage’ project to suffer delays which would foodoo3 to be fatal to the entire company.

However, as this is just a pre-production board and you might not know what exactly comes in the retail box. Voodoo3 current driver are still not quite optimised for “3D Now” vodoo3 I did not have a chance to validate it. Another thing that is definitely worth a look will be to see how this card will fare when the MHz version of TNT2 arrived from companies like Leadtek and Guillemot.

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