This page was last edited on 21 October , at In , the Hercules brand is used on computer speakers, computer DJ controllers, webcams and wireless networking peripherals. Quake 3 Arena, Continued Page 9: Overclocking Chip And Memory, Continued. Click here to see the full review. So what actually is the deal with Hercules graphics cards from Guillemot? Quake 3 Arena, Continued.

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In case of Creative the only consolation is that the lack of features saves the consumer some money. For a few individual chips this strategy succeeded, but the other chips received harsh criticism from various test labs and customers.

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Do beware of the DVI output, however, as some problem seem to have arisen regarding the output on specific flat panel displays. Besides Prophdt, Guillemot is now using this optical clue to differentiate their product from all the other manufacturers. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. This is good for those not wanting to order a video card from the internet, but it does equate to higher prices.

Year-long tech parts shortage looms. The problem is that Hercules is not the company that they used to be. If you want to get it, and spend some extra cash, you should ask your retailer. Overclocking Chip And Memory Page Highest Overclock max memory. Early in the days of AnandTech, Hercules quickly gained respect around the lab as a quality manufacturer.


Hercules Computer Technology – Wikipedia

Sign up now Username Password Remember Me. We are still looking into the matter, but if you are in need of a card with DVI-out for your current display, it may be prudent to wait a while and see what the resolution to this problem turns out to be.

Forming a standard of video display, Hercules became synonymous with monochrome. Overclocking Chip And Memory, Continued.

Guillemot/Hercules 3D Prophet II GTS 64MB GeForce 2 GTS

Test Methodology Page 6: The heat sinks give an encouraging impression, but this does not necessarily mean that this product is the ultimate candidate for overclocking. Since we know that the core and memory chips are being cooled well, we can assume ptophet the yield on our card was low, hence the poor overclocking success.

Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. This article needs additional citations for verification. One thing that the 3D Prophet series has lacked that we would have liked to seen is a wider selection of bundled software titles.

Creative cards are currently the cheapest on the market. Articles needing additional references from July All articles needing additional references Commons category link is on Wikidata.


Click here to see the full review. As mentioned before, the company formally known as Hercules was synonymous with quality. Not only is this card present at your local Best Buy and CompUSA, it is also found at a very large number of on line vendors.

This is an advantage for owners of an expensive LCD monitor with digital connector. They probably wanted to acknowledge Hercules’ achievements as a pioneer in the graphics industry. The memory heatsinks come attached to the RAM chips via thermal tape. These are nice features that add to the appeal to the card. The orophet temperatures measured a cool degrees F, performing best in this test.

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The Latest On Tom’s Hardware. Views Read Edit View history. TV-Out Connector Page 5: Both cards do not come with prophwt video input or output.