Category: Monitor and Video Card
Manufacturer: AMD / Advanced Micro Devices
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 27.2 MB
Operating System: Windows XP, Windows 2000
Latest Version / Release Date: 184.108.40.20683 / 9/29/04
The Diamond S100 128MB DDR Radeon 9600 SE is a part of the Radeon 9600 line of powerful visual processors. This graphics processor has a Quad pipe architecture that provides real time cinematic animation and rendering. It likewise has support for the SmartShader 2.0 and SmoothVision 2.1 technology. The SmartShader 2.0 has support for the feature sets of the Microsoft DirectX 9 which allows for more cinematic and complex quality of lighting effects. On the other hand, the SmoothVision 2.1 provides the clearest and sharpest textures without having to sacrifice frame rates. The Diamond S100 128MB DDR Radeon 9600 SE’s precision of 128 bit full floating point allows billions of color variants to render almost the same effects and lighting as those used in Hollywood studios. In addition, its complete support for AGP 8X can double the available bandwidth for the most intense gaming experience.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
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This graphics processor also provides 3D imagery and enhanced performance in games, multimedia and applications with its support for the optimized architecture of the Microsoft DirectX 9. The Directplay feature of the Microsoft DirectX 9 allows for enhanced multiplayer access to users that connect over the Internet or LANs. It is likewise supported by the ATI Catalyst software and the newest OpenGL feature sets and functionalities. The ATI Catalyst software is the leading HD video and graphics configuration software that provides unparalleled visual quality and performance control with the range of Radeon graphics processors. The Fullstream feature of the Diamond S100 128MB DDR Radeon 9600 SE graphics processor is able to eliminate blocky artifacts on streaming Internet video to provide higher quality and smoother looking online content. Meanwhile, its Video Immersion feature incorporates functions to deliver support for high definition and digital video. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Diamond S100 128MB DDR Radeon 9600 SE errors before installing any driver updates.