The 3D Features are: 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 as well as during the peaks. 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 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 More Benchmarks results will be added latter in the week. There’s never a perfect 10 chipset. These are the contents of the box:

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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 Hype doe s not always live up to it’s name.

Perhaps due to the poor driver given. If you remember the comparison between virtually any two Voodoo2 accelerators, it usually came down to a comparison of software bundles or drivers. And we nvidiia to get it here for you.

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The reason for this could be directly attributed to the closeness by which manufacturers followed what is known as the reference design for their Voodoo2 boards. While a TNT chip manufactured using a 0. The results are based riamond a 2nd driver update sen t to me which has slight improvements and bug fixes over the retail driver. You better believe we can.


Built on a 0. Last updated November 21, Moreover, it would only be available for AGP users. However the improvements weren’t enough to justify ditching your Voodoo or Riva for a card based on a chipset that sounds like it was a discontinued Camaro.

Diamond Viper V550 graphics card – Riva TNT – 16 MB Series

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. The Viper V Viperization Experience. Definately on the top class level with Matrox G and the renowned Voodoo 2 in terms of image quality.

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Introducing the nVidia Riva TNT Chipset as taken from the AnandTech Spectra Review Reasons not to buy nVidia After nvvidia initial release of the Riva nvidis it seemed as if the chipset itself was reason enough to leave nVidia out of the competition when it came to overall quality.

I cannot imagine how a chip that’s packed with a Pentium II look-alike transitors not have even a small heatsink, when the P-II heatsink are of such large size.

Telling a G screen shot from a TNT would require a considerable amount of thought and such a comparison would definitely be reserved for those with an eye for the smallest differences among images, for the rest of us, the TNT’s image quality can be considered to be virtually on-par with that of the G 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.


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Plus the fact that bugs are seen quite often on the card. These are the contents of the box: 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 as well as during the peaks.

However, if you own a slower system, it would not be such a good idea to get this card, as you will not be able to dia,ond out its full potential. Saving both slot space and your pocket.

What TNT means is that it has the ability to process data with 2 texel engine instead of just one. A pity is that the TNT chip is not riba with a heatsink. So is the TNT a G? In Quake-2, the image looks beautiful and stunning.

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Diamond Viper V550

The ntt design is a notch above the former aircraft found on the Viper V A snake looks-a-like roller coaster creature is the main attraction here. MS Windows 98 Build 4. Firstly, Diamond should really consider adding a heatsink to the chip.

I won’t elaborate on this mentioned issue but on something more special