I’m not sure if they completely work under WinXP either I don’t think that they do. Get the one that is 4. I have a new PC with Xp and the vid card is listed above. I’d suggest an AGP card based on a NVidia chip, but I don’t know what kind of additional money you want to spend at this point. Development of Savage as a discrete card was discontinued.

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I don’t know if there is any settings you can change to affect the ‘flashing’. The Chrome series supports DirectX S3 produces graphics cards primarily for PCs.

S3 ProSavageDDR Drivers Windows 2000/XP

I don’t know what the real HW is. Only graphica high-quality texture capability from grapbics S3TC support gave it good mind share with the gaming community. In here you can adjust the aperture size which is probably fine at Mb. Are you saying that you’re having problems installing VIA chipset drivers? Archived from the original on 1 February I will go right now to S3 and see if I can find a better driver. The GeForce2 MX should work fine also and not downsample the textures. Development of Savage as a discrete card was discontinued.


I have no idea if the S3 ProSavage changes its behavior with this setting or not. Maybe that little wrinkle does not matter.

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. Retrieved 28 January The S3 chip is built into the ‘northbridge’ of your motherboard chipset and it uses a ‘shared memory’ UMA scheme for its video memory. Thank You for Submitting Your Review,!

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Drivers were again an issue with S3’s product; holding back overall performance and causing compatibility issues with software and hardware. So this “great” system is still gonna be bad, wow.

Savage was a product-line of PC graphics chipsets designed by S3. The Savage4 series’ single cycle trilinear filtering and S3TC texture compression created a 3D card with exceptional image quality.

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Share this post Link latestt post Share on other sites. The company was purchased by HTC in It remains one of the best selling graphics chipsets of all time.

I got this to get ready for CMBB. I am not into 1st person shooters, used to be. They just couldn’t support all of the features and the drivers were often buggy, had poor performance or suffered graphical glitches.


GeForce2 MX would also still be a decent purchase, but the previously mentioned cards would be better. Second, what card to get.

S3 Graphics first only developed graphic cores for VIA IGP chipset while some years later they again began to produce graphics accelerators for home computers under the “Chrome” z3 name.

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They could be equipped with MiB memory. I think I picked this P4 one. In Augustthat company said it would discontinue making MP3 players, after it had licensed its digital audio software technology to chipmaker SigmaTel the month before. Thank You for Submitting a Reply,!

S3 Graphics, Ltd commonly referred to as S3 is an American computer graphics company.