Huh, who acted as the technical designer. A special BIOS patch was released by Diamond for the Stealth II S which brought its clock speed up to the same level as the high-end Verite V chip, resulting in equal performance at a significantly lower price. Immediate payment required for this item. Seller’s payment instructions Payment no later than 7 days. This is a private listing and your identity will not be disclosed to anyone except the seller.

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Learn More – opens in a new window or tab International postage and import charges paid to Pitney Bowes Inc. Aureal had gone into bankruptcy and was dissolved, so their last generation of chips were never released.

Not only does it operate at the AGP 1X specification, it also doesn’t allow for the transfer of textures over the AGP bus due to its lack of support for AGP side-banding the transfer of data on both the rising and falling edges of the AGP bus, i.

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Vintage Diamond Multimedia Monster Fusion 16mb PCI Video Card | eBay

multimddia In the middle of the Stealth line-up, Diamond chose to implement a numbering scheme to differentiate their cards. The Voodoo2 featured an increased clock speed and dual texture units for single pass multitexturing – the first consumer level board to do so. No additional import charges on delivery. A special BIOS patch was released by Monstet for the Stealth II S which brought its clock speed up to the same level as the high-end Verite V chip, resulting in equal performance at a significantly lower price.


The Monster Fusion actually features a higher clock rate than that mentioned above and monsher by other Banshee cards – more on that later. Economy Shipping from outside US. The Sonic Impact was the value-oriented sound card line from Diamond.

Diamond Multimedia

Please enter up to 7 characters for the postcode. The brand has a lineage going back to Supra, Inc. Initially the Stealth line was Diamond’s high-end brand but transitioned to midrange after the Viper line was introduced.

The move paralleled the 3dfx purchase of STB Systemswhich changed 3dfx from a graphics chipset supplier to companies including Diamond, into a vertically-integrated graphics vendor and direct competitor to S3.

Wikimedia Commons has media related to Diamond Multimedia. They are a slightly newer product with the ‘Navigator’ player software having a cleaner user interface.

Diamond MultimediaF. This amount is subject to change until you make payment. The Banshee only has a single texture processor known in the Voodoo2 community as a Texelfx processor meaning it requires two passes to render multi-textured environments. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Diamond also made kits called the Maximum DVD and The line later included chipsets with combined 2D and 3D capabilities.

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Diamond Monster Fusion

Diamond Multimedia later merged with S3, Incorporated in after a long-time cooperative business arrangement, when S3 decided to expand their business from producing graphics chipsets to manufacturing retail graphics cards. Views Read Edit View history. They have produced graphics cardsmotherboardsmodemssound cards and MP3 playershowever the company began with the production of the TrackStar, a PC add-on card which emulated Apple II computers.

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Diamond Monster Fusion

The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended. Limited and slow Direct3D-supporting drivers did eventually show up, but performance was inadequate and buggy. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Programme terms and conditions – opens diamnd a new window or tab This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees.

In situations where only a single layered texture is used, the Banshee will outperform a Voodoo2, however in multi-textured situations, the Banshee will be shadowed by the raw power of the Voodoo2’s second texture processor. The seller won’t accept returns multijedia this item.