Guillemot heeft een nieuw op de TNT2 Model 64 gebaseerd videokaartje aangekondigd. Hier heb je wat info uit de press release:
Wednesday, September 15, 1999 - Guillemot is showing its claws with the new Maxi Gamer Cougar(tm) graphics card based on the NVIDIA RIVA TNT2 M64(tm) chipset. The card will offer unrivalled visual quality and ultra-fast 3D graphics for only $99.99 after a mail-in rebate.
"Gamers as well as home PC users will get the best deal from the Maxi Gamer Cougar. With 32 MB of RAM, this cards offers excellent 3D and 2D resolutions and high-speed frames and refresh rates," says Parth Shukla, Product Manager for Guillemot. "The new card offers high image quality and the ability to play the latest and next generation games at their best and at a very affordable price."
Maxi Gamer Cougar
With an attractive set of features and an unbelievable low price, the Maxi Gamer Cougar will appeal to customers wishing to upgrade their systems without spending a fortune. It offers the best visual quality with photo-realistic 3D and razor sharp textures in the most demanding 3D games, as well as fast frame rates for unparalleled 3D acceleration. Using TwiN-Texel(tm) architecture with 32-bit rendering allows for high definition resolutions and extraordinary fill rate results as well as advanced single-pass multi-texturing effects such as fogging, lighting and fully operating bump mapping. The 32-bit Z-buffer also provides higher depth details. In 2D applications, the 300 MHz RAMDAC supplies outstanding resolutions up to 1920 x 1200 in 16.7 million colors.
The Maxi Gamer Cougar features:
- 128-bit 3D processor for ultra-fast frame rates.
- 32 MB on-board RAM with over 1 GB/s bandwidth
- AGP 2X/4X interface with full AGP texturing support
- 125 MHz core clock
- Complete OpenGLŪ ICD and Direct 3D(tm)/Direct X(tm) hardware support