Welcome to Wikiwirral, sharing is where it begins
Forum Stats
12221 Members
65 Forums
72731 Topics
980288 Posts
44 posts in the last 24hrs
Max Online: 7831 @ 8th Apr 2013 4:18pm
Who's Online - Click Me
94 registered (8HBob, 14 invisible), 1468 Guests and 211 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


(Views 7days)This Weeks Most Read
On-street parking charges dropped 401
Ceiling needs smoothing 345
Patio work 238
TS Indefatigable 231
Hezballah 219
Sea Shepherd 204
vet fees 121
Re sizing 79
Seeking old pictures of Egerton Street area, Birkenhead 65
Am I missing something ? 61
New General Forums
Am I missing something ?
by dizdazdoz
16th Feb 2017 12:46pm
Valentines Day---Help From The Ladies
by fish5133
10th Feb 2017 7:35pm
Happy BirthdaY
by Vanmanone
10th Feb 2017 2:51am
Warning!!!
by muzzy2
9th Feb 2017 9:09am
New Wirral History
Seeking old pictures of Egerton Street area, Birkenhead
by yoller
Yesterday at 07:53 PM
TS Indefatigable
by granny
18th Feb 2017 3:32pm
RIP : Chris Kay
by granny
31st Aug 2016 9:25am
Children's home on the Overchurch
by xleahx
26th Apr 2011 7:01pm
Stanlow Abbey
by ghostly1
4th Dec 2008 10:09pm
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
fireworks on the Mersey last night
Hadlow train station
Topic Replies
Changes to bin collections
by diggingdeeper
2 minutes 22 seconds ago
Stanlow Abbey
by techgran
Today at 01:52 PM
X Box One S
by starman
Today at 01:47 PM
Trump
by diggingdeeper
Today at 12:40 PM
vet fees
by eggandchips
Today at 12:03 PM
Patio work
by saltytom
Today at 07:02 AM
What song are you listening to?
by Vanmanone
Today at 02:59 AM
Seeking old pictures of Egerton Street area, Birkenhead
by yoller
Yesterday at 07:53 PM
Tony Blair
by granny
Yesterday at 12:56 PM
February
M Tu W Th F Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28
Recent Posts : What's On ?
Lion Salt Works/Weaver Hall Museum
by venice
Yesterday at 12:19 PM
Wirral TUC Meeting re Update on Wallasey CLP Suspe
by RUDEBOX
13th Feb 2017 8:50pm
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#152049 - 26th Mar 2007 6:55pm For Sale: 3dfx Voodoo 3 2000 PCI
MattLFC Offline
Wiki Master

Registered: 14th Aug 2004
Posts: 22315
Loc: Moreton/Beirut/Mobile
The auction below is for a 16mb 3dfx Voodoo 3 2000 PCI. These are fairly hard to get ahold of nowadays. This graphics card is fully compatible with the Glide API, a propietary format available only on 3dfx cards. It also compatible with Direct3D, OpenGL and MiniGL. Due to it being on the PCI interface, it is also quite a good card for anyone wanting to upgrade an older system.

The card comes unboxed, but with driver cd and is tested so far as it runs fine for Windows 2D enviroment and is 100% stable. I havent used it for any games as yet. The drivers were only released for Windows 95/98/Me and BETA drivers for Windows 2000, but there are plenty of 3rd party drivers available for Windows XP, due to the huge size of the 3dfx fanbase. Amazingly, they are still releasing new drivers for 3dfx cards, the newest ones I have seen were from 2007!!

The card is a later SGRAM version. The only way it differs from the earlier and more popular cards is the layout and the fact it has SGRAM (Synchronous Graphics RAM) rather the SDRAM, which is better for graphics use. The advantage of SGRAM is that it adds functions such as bit masking (writing to a specified bit plane without affecting the others) and block write (filling a block of memory with a single colour).

On a sidenote, I had one of these in my main machine back in about 2001, and they were rapid, they could overclock to the same speed as the 3000 (166Mhz GPU and 166Mhz RAM) with ease, and my previous one got near the speeds of the 3500 (183Mhz GPU and 183Mhz RAM).

Dont shop for it, eBay it!!

smile

Top
For Sale : Advertising & Guidlines
Click me for more Information......

* * * Rapid Hydraulics - Hydraulic Hose Repairs * * *
Now Advertise with WikiWirral.
WikiWirral stats 35,000 Page Views a Day +500 Search Engines.. Click Me
For Sale Topics - No Post Bumping.
Please keep your replies to any for sale items to the item for sale. This keeps it fair to all members as post Bumping is not permitted in the For Sale Forum. If you wish to post additional details, reduce the price to bring yout topic alive that's fine. Its the way this forum has always run, and it keeps it fair to all. If you wish to banter about a Item for sale please start a new topic else where please. Thank you for your understanding on this one. Free Sale : Wanted Items > You can banter if you wish in those forums.
Do Not Re-list Items With in 7 Days
Example : If you Post your item on the Saturday you can Repost the Following Saturday. Please Use the Notify Button to Notify your Moderator
Include a Price !
Please Include a Price for the item you are listing. Items with No Starting Price May be Removed as this is not fair to other sellers.
#152116 - 28th Mar 2007 8:32am Re: For Sale: 3dfx Voodoo 3 2000 PCI [Re: MattLFC]
AX_125 Online   content

Forum Guardian

Registered: 10th Nov 2003
Posts: 3793
Loc: Home
I have one of these as a 3dfx graphics accelerator, think it increased my resolution for Carmageddon 2 to 640 x 480 which was crystal clear at the time.
_________________________

I am a signature virus, copy me into your signature to help me spread.

Top
#152120 - 28th Mar 2007 7:21pm Re: For Sale: 3dfx Voodoo 3 2000 PCI [Re: AX_125]
MattLFC Offline
Wiki Master

Registered: 14th Aug 2004
Posts: 22315
Loc: Moreton/Beirut/Mobile
Ahhhh they were the days lmao!

smile

Top
#152182 - 29th Mar 2007 1:19am Re: For Sale: 3dfx Voodoo 3 2000 PCI [Re: MattLFC]
MattLFC Offline
Wiki Master

Registered: 14th Aug 2004
Posts: 22315
Loc: Moreton/Beirut/Mobile
Looks like its sold already smile

Top

Moderator:  Mark 
Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
vet fees
by eggandchips
Today at 12:01 AM
Seeking old pictures of Egerton Street area, Birkenhead
by yoller
Yesterday at 07:53 PM
Lion Salt Works/Weaver Hall Museum
by paxvobiscum
18th Feb 2017 9:19pm
Patio work
by steamfan
18th Feb 2017 3:45pm
TS Indefatigable
by granny
18th Feb 2017 3:32pm
For Sale & Free
Gaming pc
by Cjoshea
18th Feb 2017 9:47pm
ESCHENBACH Illuminated Magnifiers
by buddy
15th Feb 2017 1:12pm
Canon EOS 550D + lenses & more
by j_demo
14th Feb 2017 4:24pm
Samsung NC10 Notebook PC
by gerrymoore
14th Feb 2017 3:55pm
Suitcase...never used. 2 wheels and sliding handle
by gerrymoore
14th Feb 2017 3:51pm
Featured Member
Registered: 21st Nov 2010
Posts: 2
Newest Members
Vkj530, SunsetP, RachelBinns, Rog0137, Iestyn
12221 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
Lion Salt Works/Weaver Hall Museum
by paxvobiscum
18th Feb 2017 9:19pm
Patio work
by steamfan
18th Feb 2017 3:45pm
Ceiling needs smoothing
by yr20405
15th Feb 2017 1:52am
Info? Bill Dobson, Photographer, Martins Bank
by diggingdeeper
13th Feb 2017 12:10pm
War Museum
by missmahjong
12th Feb 2017 1:24pm
News : New Topics
Hezballah
by venice
17th Feb 2017 11:15am
On-street parking charges dropped
by oldpm01
15th Feb 2017 9:10am
Thousands raised for children of cancer couple.
by fish5133
13th Feb 2017 3:01pm
Lost ladies Swarovski watch
by spider
13th Feb 2017 10:36am
M53 closed in both directions between J2 and J3
by diggingdeeper
9th Feb 2017 10:00pm
New Enthusiast Forums
vet fees
by eggandchips
Today at 12:01 AM
Sea Shepherd
by venice
16th Feb 2017 1:06pm
Sounds of the Sixties
by paxvobiscum
11th Feb 2017 8:53pm
Hospital
by cools
10th Feb 2017 9:53am
X Box One S
by rossie
9th Feb 2017 8:56am
(Views 24hrs)Trending Newest Topics
vet fees 128
Seeking old pictures of Egerton Street area, Birkenhead 65
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Mon 7:18am
Sunset Mon 5:33pm
Local Time Mon 3:29pm
WikiWirral Can . . . .

Click Me for Pricing and Options This Space is Availible Now !