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Donate Thx goes to these donators:Ben LambDominikt SuhrmannErik Janitens Thursday, 11 December 2014 00:00 SiS Xabre 400 Written by Vlask font size decrease font size increase font size Print Email Media There is a hitch, however. Find out the answers to these questions and more as we take an in-depth look at SiS's Xabre 400 graphics chip. SiS's Xabre is the latest value GPU to feature a full DirectX 8.1 feature set, and it's the first to support the new AGP 8X standard.
There's also a TV encoder on the chip, but Xabre needs the companion SiS 301 chip to output signals to a TV. Rate this product: 2. Your message has been reported and will be reviewed by our staff. Upload Driver or firmware or documentation Membership Free Premium Plus Premium Pro Site Beginner's Guide F.A.Q.
Other than Xabre, only ATI's high-end Radeon 9700 graphics card supports AGP 8X, and it's only just now becoming available to consumers. Thank You for Submitting an Update to Your Review, ! As far as I'm aware, there's no functionality that allows Xabre to "loop back" and lay down multiple textures without a second rendering pass. All Rights Reserved.
Last year's high-end DirectX 8.1 features have now made their way down to value graphics cards that everyone can afford. Easy to install." Was this review helpful? (Report this) 4 of 5 people found the following review helpful: klott Tested on Windows XP 8 Feb 2009(12 minutes after download) All Rights Reserved Windows iOS Android Mac Enter to Search Popular Apps Popular Android Apps TubeMate YouTube Downloader Google Play VidMate SHAREit - Transfer & Share SnapTube WhatsApp Messenger UC Browser What does the performance picture look like when we force a level playing field?
However, DX8 does have a software vertex shader implementation, so cards without vertex shaders can lean on the CPU for vertex shader handling. It was cheating, and a mark was made on SiS's permanent record. As you may have already guessed, AGP 8X delivers twice the bandwidth of AGP 4X, which puts it right around 2.1GB/s. have a peek here Classement des marques par ordre alphabétique 0 à 9 - A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K
Thank You for Submitting Your Review, ! SiS has programmed in some per-pixel motion detection de-interlacing that kicks in when you use the integrated MPEG decoder. Note that your submission may not appear immediately on our site. Thank You for Submitting a Reply, !
Multi-monitor and video capabilities Xabre features an integrated 375MHz RAMDAC and MPEG decoder, which means cards should support a good range of resolutions and refresh rates, plus DVD playback. Unsubscribe About Us Overview Contact Us Take our Site Survey Testimonials Copyright © 1996 - DriverGuide is an iCentric Corporation Company. Years ago, one of SiS's on board graphics chipsets was caught rendering only every other frame in ZD's then-popular 3D Winbench performance test. Close E-mail This Review E-mail this to: (Enter the e-mail address of the recipient) Add your own personal message:0 of 1,000 characters Submit cancel Thank You, !
Like every other graphics chip in its class, Xabre has a 128-bit memory bus, which means there should be a decent amount of memory bandwidth with DDR SDRAM and reasonable memory Note that your submission may not appear immediately on our site. Is SiS cheating again? All rights reserved.
We don't welcome this kind of language on The Tech Report. +38 kuraegomon No, you're just the only guy that thinks it's appropriate to serve up your derog... +23 Metonymy Lisa Xabre is currently available in three flavors, the Xabre 400, 200, and 80, but we'll be concentrating on the Xabre 400 for the purposes of this review.