After a couple of months off due to a very busy fall product season, we’re finally back again with our monthly guide to video cards and video card industry recap. Since our last guide it has been a busy couple of months, so there’s quite a bit to cover. The big news this fall has of course been the new video card launches from AMD and NVIDIA. While October has been a relatively quiet month, both companies kept September busy by pushing new products out the door and took others off the shelves. AMD for their part released the first of their GCN 1.2 architecture GPUs: Tonga. Tonga serves as AMD’s replacement for the nearly 3 year old Tahiti GPU, the very first of AMD’s GPUs...

NVIDIA GeForce3 Investigation: What NVIDIA didn't tell us

As the GeForce3 is finally hitting store shelves, our resident graphics expert took a deeper look into the GeForce3 architecture to uncover quite a bit about NVIDIA's latest creation.

0 by Kert Chian on 5/15/2001

Reader Interview: ATI's President & COO Dave Orton

Earlier this year we surveyed our Forum Readers and collected a list of questions that you wanted to ask ATI's President & COO Dave Orton.  Well, the responses are...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 4/26/2001

A Torrid Affair with Graphics: April 2001 3D Market Update

A $399 GeForce3, NVIDIA's Spring Line, the NVIDIA/Kyro II marketing fiasco, ATI's Radeon2, and a farewell to the Matrox G800 all and more in this editorial.

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 4/23/2001

NVIDIA GeForce2 MX 400 64MB

As NVIDIA attempts to regain some market share it is losing to both ATI and Matrox, NVIDIA has decided to split up the popular GeForce2 MX product into two...

2 by Matthew Witheiler on 4/12/2001

NVIDIA GeForce3

We have already told you about the technology behind NVIDIA's new GeForce3, now it's time for the moment we all have been waiting for: benchmarks.

1 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 3/22/2001

S3 SuperSavage MX/IX Mobile 3D Accelerator

With the GeForce2 Go here, the Radeon Mobility on the way, it's time to see S3's next-generation mobile graphics platform. Enter the SuperSavage and all of its low-power...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 3/14/2001

STMicroelectronics Kyro II 64MB

A new contender is out on the video card market. Attempting to take some glory away from the aged immediate mode rendering platforms that prevail today, STMicroelectronics has paired...

1 by Matthew Witheiler on 3/13/2001

NVIDIA's GeForce3: "NV20" Revealed

The wait is over. If you thought things were getting a bit stale in the high end video card market, NVIDIA is here to add a bit of fresh...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 2/27/2001

Dual Display Comparison - February 2001

The recent release of the Radeon VE from ATI proves that more and more manufacturers are taking dual display solutions seriously. With three consumer level solutions out there now...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 2/21/2001

ATI vs NVIDIA: Driver performance under Win98 & Win2K

Are you concerned about 3D performance under Windows 2000? Interestingly enough, the drivers that you may be using aren't as perfect as was once thought. Find out...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 2/20/2001

ATI Radeon VE 32MB

ATI is at it again, livening things up in the recently quiet video card market. Today we take a look at ATI's latest offering, the Radeon VE. The first...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 2/19/2001

ATI Mobility Radeon Preview

After NVIDIA's GeForce2 Go product announcement 2 months ago, ATI could not leave the attack on their market share unanswered. Instead, they regrouped and today are presenting us with...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 2/5/2001

Looking Back at 2000 Part 2: The Graphics Industry

Buckle up as AnandTech takes you through the roller coaster ride that was Y2K.

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 1/4/2001

3dfx Driver Build 1.04.01: Increased Performance and Hidden Surface Removal (HSR) for the Voodoo4 and Voodoo5

Rising a full 3 driver builds since the Voodoo5 5500's initial release and 1 driver build since the release of the Voodoo4 4500, 3dfx set out to make driver...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 12/14/2000

NVIDIA GeForce2 Pro

It's faster than a GTS, but cheaper than an Ultra. What is NVIDIA's best kept secret? Read on to find out about the GeForce2 Pro.

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 12/5/2000

Budget Video Card Comparison - November 2000

With some video card prices going through the roof, it is good that manufacturers finally realized that there are some of us out there on a limited budget. 3dfx...

2 by Matthew Witheiler on 11/27/2000

Chaintech Desperado RI-91 GeForce2 GTS 64MB

Chaintech is best known for their motherboards, but their video cards are just as good and priced equally low. With the Desperado RI-91, we find out what happens...

0 by Vlad Trishkin on 11/25/2000

Video Cards in 2001: Preview

The graphics chipset industry is about to journey into a period of intense competition. Find out what 3dfx, ATI, Matrox and NVIDIA all have planned for 2001. ...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 11/22/2000

ASUS V7700 Deluxe 32MB GeForce2 GTS

The GeForce2 GTS based successor to the V6800 Deluxe is here. Did ASUS' feature filled design receive any upgrades outside of the new GTS core?

0 by Vlad Trishkin on 11/3/2000

Creative Labs Annihilator2 Ultra 64MB GeForce2 Ultra

What happens when one of the largest video card manufacturers gets acquainted with the fastest video chipset on the market? The Creative Labs Annihilator2 Ultra is here, and...

1 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 10/26/2000

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