Every quarter, Jon Peddie Research analyzes the market for graphics and gives us a chance to see where the industry is at. The market for discrete graphics is seasonal, much like other segments of technology, so it is important to compare them not only to the most previous quarter, but more importantly to the same quarter from last year. Q2 is often a weak time in the discrete graphics industry, and 2014 was no exception. For the quarter, the market for graphics cards dropped 17.5% compared to Q1 even though the desktop PC market actually grew 1.3%. On a year-to-year comparison, the discrete graphics market dropped 17.6%, as compared to the desktop PC market as a while which fell only 1.7%. The seasonal drop...

ATI Radeon 64MB DDR

It looks like ATI is out for blood. The Radeon is here and it has killer written all over it. With cards shipping to retail locations by...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 7/17/2000

3dfx Voodoo5 5500

AnandTech takes an in depth look at the Voodoo5 5500, tackling issues like FSAA performance, retail vs pre-production performance, LOD bias, overclocking, and much much more.

0 by Mike Andrawes on 7/11/2000

NVIDIA GeForce 2 GTS Roundup - July 2000

Finding the right GeForce 2 GTS card for you may seem like finding a needle in a haystack. Search for that needle no longer. In this roundup...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 7/10/2000

NVIDIA GeForce 2 GTS FSAA Update (Detonator 5.30 Drivers)

Armed with the latest leaked drivers from NVIDIA, we revisited the GeForce2 GTS' Direct3D & OpenGL FSAA performance. The GeForce2 GTS can finally begin to be taken seriously...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 7/7/2000

Guillemot/Hercules 3D Prophet II GTS 64MB GeForce 2 GTS

Being the first 64MB GeForce 2 GTS card that has hit the market, it seems that Guillemot/Hercules has already achieved good market saturation. Although you may be able...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 6/29/2000

NVIDIA GeForce2 MX

The NV11 that we've been waiting for has surfaced as a GeForce2 MX with a very impressive fill rate as well as the usual memory bandwidth bottleneck that seems...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 6/28/2000

NVIDIA GeForce 2 GTS 64MB

More might comes to the most powerful video card processor currently available. Now available in a 64 MB configuration, the GeForce 2 GTS is out for blood, or is...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 6/21/2000

Creative Labs 3D Blaster Annihilator 2 GeForce 2 GTS

Creative Labs, a powerhouse in the computer industry, makes its entrance into the high end 3D graphics market with its GeForce 2 GTS based 3D Blaster Annihilator 2. With...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 6/9/2000

Imagination Technologies / STMicro PowerVR Series 3: KYRO

As we've seen time and time again, 3D accelerator technology with its 6 month product cycles is quickly outstripping available memory technologies. Our Overclocking the GeForce 2 GTS...

1 by Michael Andrawes on 6/7/2000

Leadtek WinFast GeForce 2 GTS

The rush for GeForce 2 GTS products continues. Today we take a look at Leadtek's entry into the GeForce 2 GTS market with the WinFast GeForce 2 GTS. Does...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 5/31/2000

Absolute Multimedia Outrageous Ultra GeForce DDR

The DDR GeForce 256 is far from dead. Still more than powerful enough for the vast majority of games, falling prices of DDR GeForce 256 based cards make...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 5/20/2000

NVIDIA GeForce 2 GTS Direct3D FSAA Update (Detonator 5.22 Drivers)

Armed with the first set of drivers that support Direct3D in FSAA on the GeForce 2 GTS, we are finally able to compare the FSAA of the GeForce 2...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 5/19/2000

ASUS V7700 GeForce 2 GTS

With advanced features such as fan RPM monitoring, dynamic overclocking, and temperature monitoring, the ASUS V7700 seems to have the features that power users love. How do these...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 5/12/2000

ELSA GLADIAC GeForce 2 GTS

In an effort to be the first GeForce 2 GTS card in the hands of the consumer, ELSA has created the GLADIAC. Available as you read this in...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 5/1/2000

NVIDIA GeForce 2 GTS

NVIDIA's response to months of hearing T-buffer this and FSAA that from 3dfx, the GeForce 2 GTS is here and is ready to take over. Until 3dfx's Voodoo5...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 4/26/2000

ATI Radeon 256 Preview

It wasn't long ago that there were more choices than just NVIDIA's GeForce. ATI is hoping to restore some serious competition to the video card market with their...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 4/25/2000

3dfx Voodoo4 4500 & Voodoo5 5500 Preview

Just weeks before the official launch of the Voodoo5, 3dfx supplied us with a beta board to toy around with until the launch. We took this opportunity to...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 4/24/2000

ASUS V6800/64 MB GeForce

ASUS takes a stab at the newly formed 64 MB GeForce market with their V6800/64 video card. With new products on the near horizon, is the card stuff...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 4/21/2000

SUMA Platinum 64 MB GeForce

SUMA won the race, making it the first company to produce a retail 64 MB GeForce. Wondering how it performs and how the long term value looks? ...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 4/13/2000

3dfx's Visit to AnandTech - Voodoo4/5 in Action

Last week 3dfx gave AnandTech a nice little visit and brought along a Voodoo5 5500 for the ride. With the actual release of the Voodoo4/5 not very long...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 4/7/2000

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