Running the latest 3DMark 99Max which was just released last month to public. When dealing with movies, you have the type that are hyped beyond belief because they are excellent movies, and those that are hyped beyond belief because the marketing team behind the movie has the money and the gall to push a horrible movie. Available Not available in retail version. Notice that all of the Voodoo3 cards are based on a human eye image. Sign up now Username Password Remember Me. Clicking on the 3dfx Tools icon, you get to enable some features unique to Voodoo3.

Uploader: Goltilkree
Date Added: 8 July 2009
File Size: 11.76 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 32021
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

I personally dislike the idea of squeezing 3 pieces of PCI boards into the limited space. Price wise it is still quite high compared to other cards in the market as it will lack the TV-out feature to sweeten this deal.

3dfx 3Dfx Voodoo 3 (V32416) 16MB AGP Graphics adapter

Notice the new coporate name change for 3dfx from the old ‘3Dfx’ to the current ‘3dfx’. D3fx Tested Celeron x4. With the centering and screen adjustment option, I was able to adjust it correctly to fit the TV.

Interestingly, this Voodoo model crave out a niche market for itself too. None other than that beloved computer hardware industry of ours, even more specifically, the video market.

Below are shots showing the 3dfx info box which list out all the technical information of the card, including the BIOS version, driver revision and release date. I did vooeoo a much higher speed of Mhz however the system crash upon booting.

3dfx Voodoo3 – AGP 16MB 2D/3D Graphics Accelerator Review

Bulldozing throught the Voodoo3 Guess everybody must be wondering why 3dfx uses such a fearsome eye image for their new Voodoo3 promotion. The settings allow you to select quite a few option; like the signal type and also the ability to center the screen on your TV. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. For Win the latest version is 1.


Ag; 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 Vooxoo 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 shots of the next generation in PC games, of course, we’re talking about none other than that same video chipset market mentioned earlier.

This was in fact quite complex, as Voodoo3 operated to full bit precision 8 bits per channel, But do give me a chance to comment on the performance of the output as the or version will have this feature onboard.

These are the contents of the review box: The refresh-rate is set just like those voodlo ones offered by windows. With more and more games using larger textures, the performance on 3dfx-based cards will begin to degrade. For overclockers, you can push up the core and memory speed up to Mhz using Power-Strip. When voocoo with movies, you have the type that are hyped beyond belief because they are excellent movies, and those that are hyped beyond belief because the marketing team behind the movie has the money and the gall to push a horrible movie.

Again, all the comments and results above are based on the pre-release board and driver provided to me. This 2D engine led the Voodoo3 3dfd be considered one of the more high-performance video cards of its generation.

All the results above are still based on the driver version 4. The most affordable Voodoo3 card out there today.


User also goodoo to be content with the 16MB memory which might seem a little weak in the future. But neverthless the Voodoo 2 cards are definitely top notch in terms of performance. This definitely means a lot since the 3DMark 99Max vooodoo above have already proved that the Savage 3D and RIVA TNT are of no match to this latest generation chip, notice the results on multi-texturing fill rate which the Voodoo3 shines high.

History has already told us that the Voodoo3 won’t place a great deal of distance between itself and the competition, however whether or not 3dfx’s latest concoction is right for you depends entirely on the type of user you are and your interests as a gamer. The quality of this pre-production board looks rather shabby in terms of quality. However, do bear in mind that the SDRAM will most probably be able to overclock pass MHz if you use a ‘Powerstrip’ or similar utility to tweak the card.

Simple as it might seem, you will truely appreciate the feature if you compare it to older cards which also have TV out goodoo whose screen was not centered as it did not allow adjustment. Avp other remarkable features included the bit GDI accelerator debuted in Banshee.

gap Dual monitor support with V1. Opt for this 3dfx Voodoo3 card if you want the most advanced technology of today but do not want extra frills of TV-output available on the series. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.