Laguna3D turned into problem child, which was sold mostly for discount prices. In the early s, Cirrus Logic was a supplier of low-cost PC graphics chips. Both 2 and 4 MB variants are common. By Cirrus became major player in graphics as well as other areas of incoming digital future. Flexible yet fabless way was to at least buy long term foundry capacity. The AGP version would then be also a bug fixing effort.

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Performance, feature set, drivers, image quality, just in all aspects I consider this is a boring gray product, average at best. For demonstration here are screens from Shadows of the Empire: I don’t know why exactly Mondello wasn’t finished, but price would probably be quite high and therefore aimed at the professional market. Cirrus abandons PC graphics There was little excitement around Laguna upon release and there is little excitement now when looking back.

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I hope they pay attention. It was in similar market segment, and suffered from it’s own blending and perspective correction problems. However highest setting is only marginally slower than default, but still does not provide perfect correction. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.


The first chip obviously did not come in expected shape. Compatibility with newer game should be minimal, NHL ’99 and Need for Speed 3 cannot be rendered properly. The texture manager is supported with 1 kilobyte texture cache and on-chip address translation table that tracks, via dynamic random accessing, all the memory locations of textures being used.

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Thu Oct 02, 9: Name Cirrus Logic Inc. Laguna3D turned into problem child, which was sold mostly for discount prices. Even if execution units are designed to process multiple operations in single pass, their inputs cannot be fed fast enough.

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Ligic those of you who made it past the topic title- thank you. TextureJet slider is one of those, but I could not get any relevant difference by changing its value.

Get the perfect match for your driver More than 5 million happy users. During the latter half of the s poor investments, slow product development and overcapacity in fabrication ventures rained havoc on the company.


Image Unavailable Image not available for Color: Up to 8 MB of local memory are supported and Techworks planned to release 6 and 8 MB cards, but I don’t think that ever happened. I have a better job than most of my friends and every time I upgrade, they nip at my heels for what I’m swapping out, and I usually just give it to them free i. When Intel announced they were entering the 3D market with the i Cirrus Logic exited the market, which at the time for Cirrus Logic was worth million dollars annually.

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