Even with initial driver difficulties, Matrox G was very competitive. Quake III Test v1. B , that are fully 4X compliant and run at the higher speed if the motherboard is capable as well. Due to its average 3D performance, I would only give it 4. G was known for being particularly dependent on the host system’s CPU for high 3D performance.

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Well, enough of my usual rantings, I’m sure most of you are dying to find out just how well this card performs as compared to the other cards that’s available in the market. However, millebnium very close observation, I can see that the GMax image quality is crisper and more well defined.

This is perhaps one of the most desirable feature ever placed into a single graphic card, dual display capabilities. Subsequently inthey were also the first to introduce high-quality video editing to the consumer market with its Rainbow Runner Series.

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This is a nice option for parents who want to restrict their children from watching movies with adult content. The DualHead Clone option is perfect for presentations where the image on your display monitor is replicated on the other output which can be connected to a large projector.

Codenamed ” Toucan “, it was a more powerful and refined version of its predecessor, the G However, on the Matrox G, even when the display is set to render at bits, all internal rendering would still be performed with bit accuracy and the final image is actually dithered down to bit. These are the contents of the package: Game-2 In this scene, it is harder to make out any noticeable difference.


The chip had 3 pixel nax with 3 texture units each. In the bit and bit comparison tests, I only used Q3Test 1.

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Ok, ok, I know some of you are getting overloaded already, but just bear with this for another second. In cases where “available with OS” is stated, the operating system will install a Matrox driver that will give you dua,head 2D and 3D functionality, where this driver is supported by Microsoft.

The resulting zoomed area could be displayed on the secondary display. Quake III Test v1.

Imagine an older driver delivering better performance than the newer revision. OnMatrox Graphics Inc.

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The Installation, Driver features and Programs. The 2D Video speed was expected as Matrox is well known for its 2D video speed. The DualHead settings are further explored below.

What’s more, it is part of the DirectX 6 feature that enables any 3D hardware with this built-in feature to take full advantage of rendering scenes dualehad a higher level of detail. However, if proper care was not taken, the color precision can be lost on each texture pass which would result in cumulative rounding errors and ugly dither patterns appearing in the image.


Thus, if you have DVDs from different regions, you might find this a big problem. The ratio conversion allow users to display A little disappointing for tweakers I must say. Judging from the range of mouth-watering features, we can see this card is indeed packed with a lot of new features that will excite not only gamers, ,atrox also users who seek to increase work productivity.

Calling up the Display Properties, one would be confronted with a lot of options to configure your video card. While NVIDIA was stealing the spotlight from 3dfx’s mammoth marketing campaign, S3 made a quiet release of the Savage4, a somewhat shortcoming successor to the original flop, mwtrox Savage3D. The Matrox TV decoder chip is also matgox with a smaller piece of heatsink.

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However, it does require you to fix a certain region code before you could start playing your favourite movies. Retrieved from ” https: Currently, bump mapping is done in software that mahrox inferior visual and it often costs a considerable amount of performance. This was attributed both to its architecture and to the poor drivers it relied on for much of its life especially OpenGL ICD. Matrox G Max DualHead.