I would have loved to push this card a little higher and see some results! Otherwise it was technically identical to the original Monster Sound. Portable audio player manufacturers Electronics companies of the United States Manufacturing companies based in California Companies based in Los Angeles Graphics hardware companies. The default Diamond applications started up together with the system and the most annoying thing about it is whenever you left click on a blank portion of the desktop, the Windows 98 Start Menu pops up. Huh, who acted as the technical designer. Limited and slow Direct3D-supporting drivers did eventually show up, but performance was inadequate and buggy. TV-In would definitely make the S stand out of its competitors and although that adds a few more dollars to the cost, I think it’s defnitely a worthwhile choice!

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Thermal Issues Yes, this is one of ahi most cruicial portions of this review, as seen from the images above, the Savage4 sports a heatsink without a fan courtesy of Diamond!

Limited and slow Iii drivers did eventually show up, but performance was inadequate and buggy. We measured only a 4C difference between the S and S Xtreme. The architecture of the NV1 predates the Microsoft Direct3D philosophy and, as such, game compatibility was a problem with the Diamond Edge boards.

These are some of my first impressions on opening the box, hehe, so without further ado, let’s continue with the Technical Specifications!

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Windows 98 or 98SE is not recommended due to problems that may happen with video color and alignment. Descent 3 xx16 DX6. Expendable Demo xx32 Page 9: In any case the default refresh rate for the S is Huh, who acted as the iii designer.


The RAM clips 2 out of 3 are quite inaccessible. The Installation, Driver features and Programs. Specifically, they tell the buyer the card’s memory amount and type. The Vortex2-equipped MX was a superior card for 3D audio.

At the bottom of the card, near the AGP interface are 3 jumpers. I wonder if this is Diamond’s intepretation of saving paper???

We also included the results of some of the more expensive top dogs into the review to provide an idea where the performance of these medium range graphics boards sit. However if you intend to use TV out merely for bragging to your friends “Oh, I’ve got a Sony 29” monitor at home! I would have loved to push this card a little higher and see some results! The Latest On Tom’s Hardware.

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Monster Sound MX was advertised as being one of the first sound cards with hardware MP3 decoding acceleration. The brand has a lineage going back to Djmond, Inc. Nevertheless, the most obvious difference was the slightly brighter graphics.

At the same time, Diamond’s new InControl Tools 99 utility comes bundled with the card and should help make tweaking your card a more pleasant experience. Final Reality has quite a nice set of screenshots during testing, unfortunately, telling the image quality between the RIVA TNT chipset against the S is very much like telling the difference between the two ants crawling across my table right now!

Diamond Multimedia is an American iiii that specializes in many forms of multimedia dkmond.


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I guess this feature was meant for convenience, but since we all are so used to clicking the Start button, won’t it become redundant? Wikimedia Commons has media related to Diamond Multimedia. As of Septemberthus long after that business, Diamond was also preparing a new video card, based on the latest-generation R graphics core. The Viper line was Diamond’s high-end offering.

Diamond Multimedia

Benchmarks were done in Windows 98 Ver 4. The company was founded by Chong Moon Lee and H. The series was highly successful as the Voodoo Graphics and Voodoo2 chipsets introduced consumer-grade 3D graphics w540 the PC and arcade markets, whereas such capabilities had previously been present primarily in very high-end CAD and graphic design workstations.

The company was the sttealth in a significant copyright case for its Rio digital music playerwhich the Recording Industry Association of America claimed infringed copyrights; the Ninth Circuit deemed it to be a fair usehowever, in RIAA v.

Also, the card was nicely detected and within several reboots I had the S running benchmarks, proving its ease of setting up! Later on, an up and coming company named NVIDIA also joined the bunch, providing Diamond with a killer lineup of high performance 3D accelerators that were tailored to fit the needs of virtually every unique user.

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