Category: System and Controllers
Manufacturer: Silicon Integrated Systems Corporation (SIS)
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 8.36 Mb
Operating System: Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 98
Latest Version / Release Date: 4.7.1 / March, 2005
The SIS 650/651/740/661FX/741/760 series has a IGUI Host Memory Controller that integrates a host interface of high performance for the Intel Pentium 4 (P4) processor, having a Graphic Engine of high performing 3D/2D graphics, memory controller that is as well of high performance, AGP 4X interface and an SIS MuTIOL Technology used in connecting the MuTIOL Media IO. The SIS 650/651/740/661FX/741/760 series is capable of providing latest technology for the desktop PCs that are AMD processor-based and Intel processor-based. The operating systems required for the running of this controller vary because the driver for this device is designed to run on this type of operating systems. Some of them are Windows XP, 2000, 2003, 98 and Windows NT operating systems. Users should take keen interest on the state of the driver to make sure that the current version running is updated.
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
Updating the driver for the SIS 650/651/740/661FX/741/760 series driver is important to enable the device to operate as intended. The updating of this driver should be frequent by constantly checking the manufacturers site for new product and driver updates or if not possible, at least after 30 days. If the driver is left to be outdated after a long period, it may affect the functions of the SIS 650/651/740/661FX/741/760 series device. If the driver has been left for too long, it may affect other components in the system like other device drivers, and subsequently causing the whole system to crash. There are different software which locate outdated drivers and inform the user whose obligation is to remove or update them. Before updating the SIS 650/651/740/661FX/741/760 series driver, a backup is required incase the incorrect driver was downloaded or it is corrupt. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and SIS 650/651/740/661FX/741/760 series errors before installing any driver updates.