Category: Monitor and Video Cards
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: Not Specified
Operating System: Windows 95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.520 / 01 Feb 2000
ELSA TNT2 Vanta falls under the monitor and video cards category. The device which is manufactured by Elsa is compatible Windows 95, 98, ME, NT, 2000 and XP platforms. The device is said to offer premium 2 as well as 3 dimensional capabilities. It comes with an RCS connector that has selectable video output to any television. The device has a NVIDIA Vanta graphic processor with an AGP 4x interface. The card has 16 MB of internal SDRAM memory. It is possible to upgrade the memory to 32 MB. The AGP interface comes with full side band support. The memory bandwidth stands at 2.9 GB per second. ELSA TNT2 Vanta comes with complete support for DirectX6.0 as well as open GL. The maximum 2 and 3 dimensional resolution stands at 2048 by 1536. The single comes with multi texturing that is single pass.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
Additional requirements include Windows NT 4.0. ELSA TNT2 Vanta is plug and play compliant and comes with a software application CD. Among the applications that can be found on this CD include ELSA Winman Suite, Microsoft Direct X and Microsoft Media Player. The Winman Suite makes it possible for users to access their device settings. The device also comes with optimized Open GL plus Open Direct 3 Dimensional acceleration. ELSA TNT2 Vanta is integrated with 2nd generation TwiN Texel architecture that is also 128 bit. The Z-buffer in the device is either 16 or 24 bit. The device's stencil buffer stands at 8 bit. The device has a 300 MHz RAMDAC clock speed. It has a 1920 by 1200 video output of 32 bit color. OpenGL, DirectDraw, Direct 3D and Direct X applications are all API supported. The device comes with a one year warranty. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and ELSA TNT2 Vanta errors before installing any driver updates.