Category: Monitor and video card
Caution Level: Safe
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Operating System: Win 95A, Win 95B, Win 98, Win 98SE, Win ME, Win NT 4.0
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.529 / 11 Dec 2001
Nvidia has once proven that they are the leaders in innovating GPU’s or graphic processing units. They have innovated the 64MB DDR NVIDIA GeForce3 which are equipped further with an enhanced, extra feature - a television out from the card. Through this, the user can watch their favorite videos on their respective television screens. NVIDIA GeForce3 is known as to belong to the family of graphics processing units which shocked the gaming world by its outstanding visual effects and enticing frame rates. These features provide life while consciously playing and being emerged in the world of computer generated graphics. The device is also bundled with NVIDIA InfiniteFX Engine and Lightspeed Memory Architecture - giving users a very rich environment instead of just looking on a computer screen. This is three times faster than the GeForce2 Ultra. It also boasts ofa self start added feature, the InFinite FX engine - a fully programmable effect processor for realistic 3D representation. Such presentation is known for applications such as volumetric fog, particle effects, reflective bump mapping and animated water surface. Users can also make use of full scene anti aliasing. This provides a clearer picture. Thus, no more pixel edges, even at high resolutions! Another outstanding feature is the Light speed Memory Architecture which enhances 3D performance three folds the usual standard measures. Lastly, this graphics card also have a 64 MB DDR SDRAM with 460-MHz effective memory clock and 3.8 ns access time and television out for games and DVD movies on TV.
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64MB DDR NVIDIA GeForce3 are mostly correlated to video cards since most TV tuner cards operate just like video capture cards. As such, TV tuners allow TV signals to record television programs into hard discs. There are a lot of TV tuners which are further categorized as interfaces like the PCI bus expansion card, PCI Express bus, PCMCIA, ExpressCard or USB devices which have become very popular in the market these days. There are also other multi function video cards that contain double functionalities such as TV tuners. Most of these cards are are also known as hyped devices from ATI - under the “All-In-Wonder” series. Moreover, these cards have most of the TV tuner’s specifications - that of a tuner and an analog to digital converter or known an analog front end. These are paired further with demodulation and interface logic. Other additional feature include an onboard processor. This processor gets its power to the system's central processing unit for demodulation - like that of the Winmodem. Video cards, on the other hand, are known by various names. This video card is also known as video adapter, graphics accelerator card, display adapter and graphics card. A video capture card functions mostly as video capture devices. It is innovated to directly link itself to expansion slots in personal computers and servers. Its models vary from the many companies that manufacture it like PCI, newer PCI Express (PCIe) or AGPbus interfaces. Another term that maybe connected with TV tuner cards is a graphics card. It is also an expansion card whose purpose is to create and output images onto a display. Other notable functions include accelerated rendering of 3D scenes and 2D graphics, video capture along TV tuner adapter, MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 decoding as well as firewire, light pen, TV output or the ability to connect multiple monitors. This is while other modern high performance cards are used for more graphically demanding purposes such as personal games. This hardware is always bundled on the motherboard and is configured as a video controller or graphics controller. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and 64MB DDR NVIDIA GeForce3 with TV Out (Dell) errors before installing any driver updates.