Also, the Stealth III S was launched on the very day that Diamond lauched its Viper V based on nVidia’s Riva TNT2 as well, however the difference in the pricing of the V and the S is about or so dollars, thereby making the S a bit more attractive than its more expensive counterparts. The next most important thing that the S lacks would be a TV-Out function. A quick check with PowerStrip showed that the memory was running at The most simplest way would be to attach a fan by means of screws, you know, re-use those fans that have been sitting in the storeroom since errr When S3 finally returned to the scene looking for their old pals at Diamond to welcome them back with open arms, the bitter rejection of S3’s at the time flagship Savage3D design by Diamond put the once gigantic video manufacturer in their place, back at the drawing boards. The first in Diamond’s Stealth line of graphics accelerators were based on chipsets provided from one of the hot shots of the time, a very well known company named S3. Done x for all tests, Wintune and 3D Winbench.

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This isn’t a big deal, but should you want to upgrade your RAM, you would have to remove the S first, which is very inconvinent!

Post Your Stealth iii s540 Please log in or sign up to comment. Benchmarks were done in Windows 98 Ver 4. Stealth iii s540 clicking on any part of the desktop brings up Diamond’s own menu, an eyesore really, considering the pause in between stealth iii s540 menu loading, compared to the generic Windows 98!

The most simplest way would be to attach a fan by means of screws, you know, re-use those fans that have stealth iii s540 sitting in the storeroom since errr At the same time, Diamond’s new InControl Tools stealht utility comes bundled with the card and should help make tweaking your card a more pleasant experience.

However, the performance is also very different Final Reality has quite a nice set of screenshots during testing, unfortunately, telling the image quality between e540 RIVA TNT chipset against the S is very much like telling the difference between the two ants crawling across my table right now! It’s redundant if you ask me. Unfortunately, the transition from this mock-up 3D accelerator market to the powerful 3D industry of today was ill made by S3, and the company faded into the shadows not to be heard from for quite some time.

General Definitely, the biggest flaw of this card is the lacklustre performance of the S3 Savage4 Pro chipset. It seems stealth iii s540 I have to stea,th one end to get the video stealth iii s540 and the other end to the manuals and CDs, nothing difficult if the card is yours, since you simply rip open the package, something difficult for me since this is merely a loan!

I wonder if this is Diamond’s intepretation of saving paper??? Because of this, two distinct card varieties were created the creation actually took place much earlier than thatthe high-performance Viper series, and the low-cost Stealth series of graphics accelerators.

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MS Windows 98 Build 4. Diamond needs to spend more time re-considering that feature!

Diamond Stealth III S540 Savage4 Pro

This Product is provided courtesy of. But the only useful feature of TV out surfaces if you do not have things like a VCD player or DVD player to hook on to the TV, this is also when you gather the whole family around with some snacks and sit down to stealth iii s540 a movie or two!

I would have loved to push this card a little higher stealth iii s540 see some results! The Stealth 3D would prove to be a member of a multiplying faction of “3D” accelerators of the time, which actually barely resemble today’s wave of standard 3D accelerators in the least.

TV-In would be nice although it is not exactly a must. Thermal Issues Yes, this is one of the most cruicial portions of this review, as seen from the images above, the Savage4 sports a heatsink without a fan courtesy stealth iii s540 Diamond!

Later on, an up and coming company named NVIDIA also joined the bunch, providing Diamond with a killer lineup of stealth iii s540 performance 3D accelerators that stealth iii s540 tailored to fit the needs of virtually every unique user. While S3 was lurking in the background, Diamond made a few new friends by the s5400 of 3Dfx now 3dfx and Rendition.

As mentioned earlier, I tried to overclock the card but PowerStrip refused to let me try speeds above I’m sure many BH6 stdalth would also gripe about this, definitely more so for us testers.

VGA Legacy MKIII – Diamond Stealth III S (S3 Savage4 PRO)

The Installation, Driver features and Programs. Diamond Multimedia, a company reknown for its multimedia products has a new addition to its Stealth family. Few technical specifications are found on the box and stealth iii s540 is only a six stealtn installation stealth iii s540 which is just the size of a CD cover. Overall Rating Out of a maximum of 5 Star. Nevertheless, the most obvious difference was the slightly brighter graphics.

Measured in Reality Marks. It seems like ages ago, a quickly growing company, Diamond Multimedia, released their first Stealth 3D graphics accelerator.

The first thing you would notice about the cards is the lack of a fan. Definitely not a stealth iii s540 for 3D intensive gamers! However if you intend to use TV out iiii for bragging to your friends “Oh, I’ve got a Sony 29” monitor at home! As stealth iii s540 indicated PII would mean I’m overclocking my system to 5.