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MS-StarForce 816 Advanced Level Graphic Accelerator of Excellence High recognitions from US GamersDe

Type: Product News
Latest Update: Fri, 10 Nov 2000

nVIDIA® GeForce2 MX™-based MS-StarForce 816 from MSI™ receives much acclaims and numerous awards. Recognitions and recommendations are from both GamersDepot.com and Maximum3D.com in USA.

Editors of GamersDepot.com and Maximum3D.com wrote, 'equipped with the GeForce2 MX™ 256-bit processor, MS-StarForce 816 supports HDTV resolution, DVD playback, Microsoft® DirectX™ 7 and OpenGL™ˇCThe high-efficient processing of nVIDIA® GeForce2 MX™ embeds the entire 3D wiring on the accelerator to effectively reduce share of CPU resources. The price of MS-StarForce 816 is a good bargain. Together with the superb overclocking performance and stability, and the 3D!Turbo™ 2000 extra-value tools from MSI™, it is highly recommended.'

  MSI™MS-StarForce 816 ElsaGladiac MX LeadTek WinFastGeForce2 MX
3DMark™ 2000 (16Bit)
1280 x 1024 3234 2953 2953
1024 x 768 4494 4090 4096
800 x 600 5657 5139 5150
3DMark™ 2000 (32Bit)
1280 x 1024 1962 1839 1849
1024 x 768 3001 2803 2780
800 x 600 4295 4000 3973
Quake3 Timedemo1 (16Bit)
1280 x 1024 62.8 57.1 57.0
1024 x 768 96.4 86.8 86.7
800 x 600 122.9 110.2 110.5
Quake3 Timedemo1 (32Bit)
1280 x 1024 38.6 35.8 35.8
1024 x 768 62.5 58.0 58.0
800 x 600 99.0 91.0 90.9
MDK II (16Bit)
1280 x 1024 67.32 61.43 61.41
1024 x 768 97.39 89.88 90.11
800 x 600 104.18 96.83 97.43
MDK II (32Bit)
1280 x 1024 40.76 37.34 37.59
1024 x 768 65.80 61.42 61.40
800 x 600 96.62 90.04 90.19
Quake 3 Quaver Demo
1280 x 1024 30.2 28.0 28.0
1024 x 768 48.1 44.5 44.4
800 x 600 72.6 66.5 66.74
Source:
1. http://www.GamersDepot.com/hardware/video_cards/msi/starforce_816_gf2mx/004.htm
Gamers Depot.com, USA, 21 Sept. 2000
2. http://www.Maximum3D/refviews/msimx.htm
Maximum3D.com, USA, Sept. 2000
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