When did the nVidia driver stop being called “Detonator”? Vertex and Pixel Shaders are two patented architectural advancements that allow for a multitude of effects. Anyone got a later version, please? So really, what use is a card like that to a games player? The nfiniteFX engine gives developers the freedom to program a virtually infinite number of custom special effects, in order to create true-to-life characters and environments.

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There was really no such thing as a low end graphics card. This disclaimer is brought to you thanks to the BSA.

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GeForce3 Graphics Cards

They were perfect for the time, handling everything for over a year on full detail and just so reliable. Part of the nfiniteFX II and nfiniteFX Engines, shadow buffers enable self-shadowing for characters and objects, and soften the edges of shadows for realistic effects, adding depth to scenes and highlighting spatial relationships between objects. GeForce 2 4 MX. Here they are below.


Another new feature of the GeForce3 Titanium series, shadow buffers create realistic shadow effects in real time. I t200 it, and installed nVidia driver version When comparing the shading capabilities to the Radeonreviewers noted superior precision with the ATi card. With 8-tap anisotropic filtering enabled, distant textures can be noticeably sharper. I played some games with it and it is definitely nice.

GeForce 3 series – Wikipedia

I ran some benchies for that card, using lots of different legacy nVidia drivers. Things are much much better nowdays. Thanks ti2200 lot for any advice. Do these cards have two BIOSes? Another new feature of the GeForce3 Titanium series, shadow buffers create realistic shadow effects in tti200 time. There is no material that is knowingly illegal here. Return to General Old Hardware. Back then, you knew where you were at with graphics cards.

The fast ones were the most expensive and had the highest numerical naming, and the mid range could play games in medium detail for quite a long time period. At what release version did it cease to be called “Detonator”, and renamed to ForceWare?


I used nvFlash to save a back up copy tj200 disk. Users browsing this forum: Discussion about old PC hardware.

Thumbs up for the GF3 owners out there I have 4.

Things were much more expensive 33 and laster way less. A new teachnology that is part of the nfiniteFX Engine, 3D textures make hollow objects solid with true three-dimensional material properties such as wood grain or marbling. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

If anyone has a freeware copy, please let me know.

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Link to the latest nVidia driver – version IMHO, an older driver is better. Views Read Edit View history.

Link to nvFlash utilites. Ver 1 for detonator driver, ver 2 for later versions.