As I ripped open the bright red packaging, pardon me if I am wrong about the color, I’m color blind , what i saw was a card of excellent made quality. Soon to come, i might try to get other cards to work on OSs like Redhat 6. From Diamond’s perspective, the V was thrust into the position of the company’s graphics flagship. Which one of those categories does the V Ultra fall into? From Diamond’s perspective, the V was thrust into the position of the company’s graphics flagship. Log in Don’t have an account? The Legend of Diamond Multimedia has continued and they have produced yet another card with astonishing performance.
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It’s nice to know that Diamond listens to what the market demands, as the InControl Tools 99 provide an incredible combination of useful features into one excellent utility.
At the time, diamohd were no other TNT2 cards to compare the V to, and the Voodoo3 drivers weren’t as mature as they are now. Still a good buy, it’s main attraction will be that, it’s a Diamond Product, and because of it’s ease of use. Soon to come, i might try to get other cards to work on OSs like Redhat 6. It’s worth every cent that you pay. After some thoughts, here are my views.
Diamond Viper V graphics card – TNT2 – 32 MB Overview – CNET
The inclusion of InControls 99 means that one can easily overclock a TNT2 card without fiddling with messy jumpers or dip switches or whatever. Viper ultra 3DMark99 Reference Shots Comments Game-1 Picture diamons was near perfect except that it wasn’t really as smooth as i expected it to be.
Bundled with diamond’s InControls 00 software, configuration is easy and straight forward. Meanwhile, the results were captured below with some screen captures. Final Reality Benchmark results: Why would a feature like that be provided and not a standard clock for all programs? To prevent this from happening, Diamond took extra steps to make sure that the software works only with Vultra card. On the whole, the Viper V did not disappoint.
In fact, this is one of the easist installation steps that i have done compared to other numerous graphic cards.
Diamond unleashes Viper V770 with RIVA TNT2
This is because the test system is a Socket 7 mobo AMD K and therefore, there’s not much i can squeeze out of the board then what it is giving now. Diamond’s primary goal here is to make sure that they aren’t any worse off without the backing of 3dfx’s high powered chips.
Although this makes sense for Diamond, it prevents the detection of the equivalent reference driver revision which the V Ultra drivers are based on. In the Diamond V ultra’s case, things were still the same.
The installation CD packaged with the card fired up the classic Diamond installation screen, and the trip from there was very simple. The Legend of Diamond Multimedia has continued and diaamond have produced yet another card with astonishing performance.
As we can see from the picture, the board is cleanly designed, typical of other Diamond products.
Game-2 Not much noticable difference in Picture production compared to the reference picture. Sign up now Username Password Remember Me. The Viper V Ultra features Diamond’s new InControl Tools 99, a collection of the best utilities and features Diamond customers have been asking for. As I ripped open the bright red packaging, pardon me if I am wrong about the color, I’m color blindwhat i saw was a card of excellent made quality.
Viamond depends partly on the engine design and having a feature that allows you to create a profile for each game means not having to re-clock your card everytime you start a new game.
Diamond Viper V770 graphics card – TNT2 – 32 MB Series
Diamond obviously realised that one might try to use their software on another manufactuer’s card. Diamond isn’t any better off now that 3dfx has left their Voodoo3 wishes unfulfilled. This Product is provided courtesy of. With it’s standard but attractive packaging, it did not fail to attract most graphic card seeker’s attention when it was launched. The packaged games do come in handy for me but does not make an effect locally since most people go down to SLS for hardware and half of them go there for pirated games too.
Overclocking can be a tricky thing to do sometimes. The answer lies in this review as I set forth to test out this fine card made by Diamond Multimedia System.
V 3D Mark99 Overall Score.