View Full Version : Re: What to upgrade to from a Matrox Parhelia 256mb ?? (and sticking with CRT monitors)

Chris Chan
July 31st 06, 09:25 AM
Hi Synapse,

have you had a look on the graphisoft.com website to check out the
compatability tests for various cards?

It doesn't have every card - but it might be useful... here is the link:


Hope this helps,


"Synapse Syndrome" > wrote in

> 3Dlabs has left the market apparently, and doesn't have any PCIe cards
> in the VP range. So I have narrowed my choice down to the following
> cards:
> ATi FireGL V3400 128MB 173.79
> NVIDIA Quadro FX 560 202.98
> The reviews that I have read show that the performance varies
> depending on the application due to the drivers, and some of the
> reviews seem contradictory. I don't know how noisy these cards are.
> I feel like tossing a coin to choose between ATi and Nvidea. Any
> thoughts?
> ss.