This page was last edited on 29 May , at We show the least amount of ads whenever possible. S3 engineers claimed that the S3TL engine had feature parity with GeForce , and that it could render 2. However, the 3D performance of the Savage cards was never quite enough to take significant market share. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. More recent discrete derivations have carried the brand names DeltaChrome and GammaChrome. S3 Graphics graphics processors.

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Development of Savage as a discrete card was discontinued. However, by continuing with a bandwidth-constraining bit memory bus, S3 guaranteed this graphics card would never be a performance part under bit color.

Radeon R5 Stoney Ridge. Iris Pro Graphics Its innovative feature-set included the following:. GeForce GT Desktop. Please share our article, every link counts! Radeon RX Laptop. S3 designed these chips for notebooks, but they were also sold as budget AGP graphics cards.


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Wikimedia Commons has media related to S3 Graphics. GeForce Go GT. Radeon R4 Stoney Ridge. Quality journalism is made possible by advertising. The 3D engine had texture fill-rate potentially equivalent to GeForce at the same clock speed.

It causes missing textures, errors in geometry and models, and minimal performance benefits. Integrated functionality enabled attractive pricing, and solid features for competitive prices remained a hallmark of S3’s strategy. GeForce Go GS. Mobility Radeon HD Crossfire. Radeon RX Desktop.

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The Savage4 series’ tfx cycle trilinear filtering and S3TC texture compression created a 3D card with exceptional image quality. S3 would regroup in later years and create the Chrome series.

The last piece of the company was effectively sold in latewhen Best Data acquired the Diamond’s Supra modem business along with rights to the Diamond Multimedia name for use in a new video card division. Please, switch off ad blockers. For the airline, see Sonicblue Airways.

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S3 refined the chip, fixing hardware bugs and streamlining the chip for both cost reduction and performance. Only the high-quality texture capability from its S3TC support gave it good mind share with the gaming community.


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GeForce 4 Go. For more games that might be grx and a list of all games and graphics cards visit our Gaming List. Updated in a number of timely revisions, each time S3 managed to keep the series one step ahead of the competition. Radeon R7 Cores Kaveri Desktop. Struggling against competition from 3dfx InteractiveATI and Nvidia during the height of the 3D accelerator wars, the graphics portion of the company was spun off into a new joint effort with VIA Technologies.

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