It uses a package of the GeForce4 MX card, but there is a sticker above saying that it has 3. It is very unpleasant that Gainward follows this approach. The box may not be the prettiest thing I have seen, but then again we are not reviewing the artwork. We feel that most consumers are aware of what functions they seek in a card, and therefore the above mentioned features that set the Gainward Tix card apart from the rest, are considered as strong benefits. Besides, I like more the quality of a TV image obtained via the TV-out built into the GPU than quality of a similar image obtained with external codecs. Such construction of the cooler was used in the GeForce4 MX video card.

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We saw a similar configuration of the heatsink on the GeForce2 Ti based card. Therefore the performance is somewhat mediocre. That is why this card is referred to the MX class despite its design. Besides, I like more the quality of a TV image obtained via the TV-out gainwaard into the GPU than quality of a similar image obtained with external codecs. The card is packed in a plastic package which in its turn is put in the box.

The overclocking results are not the obligatory characteristics of a video card. It is hardly a coincidence that this strategic move was made shortly before the christmas sales took off.

Gainward GeForce4 PowerPack! Pro/600-8X XP graphics card – GF4 MX 440 – 64 MB

Another issue with the NV18 core is that it theoretically supports 8x anisotropic filtering but nVidia chose to restrict the core to 2x anisotropic filtering. As with the Ti cards the MX-series was launched in three different flavors.


Of course, it doesn’t concern all cards, but their quantity keeps on growing. The added AGP8x boosts up their performance a little we could see that herebut does it makes sense to pay so much attention to these old-new solutions? Each of them has both advantages and disadvantages. But first of all, take a look at the articles of already reviewed cards based gerorce4 the GeForce4 MX.

It will be comparable with the today’s MXbecause it is to replace the MX Besides, this cooler looks more productive as well. The cooler of the Triplex card is attached to the chip so rigidly that I decided not to take it off because of possible damage. Even with 2xFSAA enabled the picture remains more or 4440 the same. I just want to say that this family is geforc4 for mainstream market, i.

Gainward GeForce 4 MX/Ti AGP 8X XP

As far as the tested samples are concerned, I can say gainard together with the ViewSonic P monitor and a BNC Bargo cable they showed excellent quality at the following resolutions and frequencies: The only downside is that it doesn’t have any games coming with it. A closer look at the cooler and the thermal grease. Though we urge you to bear in mind that CPU scaling has quite a large effect on performance with the Radeonand we think that the cards advantage would have been larger had we been able to test the cards on a faster CPU.


As expected, the MXx has a hard time coping with this test. Besides, it supports Video-In and hardware monitoring.

Gainward GeForce 4 MX440/Ti4200 AGP 8X XP

This cooler is made by Titan. There are about ten utilities! MSI MXx – this card has the richest software bundle. It consists of an aluminum heatsink with curved gwforce4 frames with a gainwarf fan inside. Instead they implemented support for 4xFSAA which we feel is way too demanding for the core. Here is how the coolers look like: VSync was off, S3TC was off. It has a standard cylindrical heatsink with a fan in the middle.

Gainward NVIDIA Geforce4 MX 64mb AGP Video Card – Gf4mxse | eBay

John Carmack at id Software really knows how to optimize a game engine. All cards ship in the retail package.

But the cards from Gainward and Albatron are undoubted leaders. In our 3Digest you can find detailed information on performance of the MX cards as they include a lot of tests I especially recommend that you look through the anisotropy section. With this utility you gdforce4 set the Enhanced Mode, i.