Now, all Guillemot cards are sold under the name of Hercules, creating a false nostalgia. The heat sinks give an encouraging impression, but this does not necessarily mean that this product is the ultimate candidate for overclocking. So what actually is the deal with Hercules graphics cards from Guillemot? Quake 3 Arena Page 8: Creative cards are currently the cheapest on the market.

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Quake 3 Arena, Continued. Click here to see the full review. Now, all Guillemot cards are sold under the name of Hercules, creating a false nostalgia.

Blue Wonder? The Guillemot/Hercules 3D Prophet II GTS

Year-long tech parts shortage looms. The confusion is actually caused by the Guillemot Corporation, since it sells the Hercules brand. Prohpet up now Username Password Remember Me.

Despite the relatively high memory clock of MHz, the large video memory is not necessarily capable of meeting all the demands – and this can slow down the games.

During this time Hercules tried very hard to distinguish itself from the other manufacturers propget graphics cards. Hercules, originally conceived inessentially created the video card revolution.

At least Elsa is offering an optional video module.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. As described previously, the RAM-sinks may have just as well been left off, as they provide no benefit in terms of overclockabilty. Our notes show that the Hercules card performed very similarly to the Absolute Multimedia GeForce3 solution, receiving similar comments.

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

Whether it is Hercules or Guillemot, this graphics card only has one name. Unfortunately we cannot say this about Elsa, despite the lacking features.

Overclocking Chip And Memory. This article guillempt about the computer peripheral manufacturer. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Inthe Hercules brand is used on computer speakers, computer DJ controllers, webcams and wireless networking peripherals. There is another unusual thing: By purchasing the Hercules name, Guillemot was able to sell their products under the name of Hercules, spawning memories of the older days of the former Hercules.

Overclocking Chip And Memory, Continued. Comprehensive VIA motherboard roundup June Overclocking Chip And Memory Page Since we know that the core and memory chips are being cooled well, we can assume that the yield on our card was low, hence the poor overclocking success.

Blue Wonder? The Guillemot/Hercules 3D Prophet II GTS

The relatively old company, founded in the small town Hercules near San Francisco inhad established proophet standard for monochrome monitors in the 80’s, that consequently was named after the porphet. If you want to get it, and spend some extra cash, you should ask your retailer. Test Setup Page 7: Guillemot decided to continue the Hercules brand in November For the chemical and munitions company, see Hercules Inc.


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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The name alone brings back memories of the early years of computers, the glory days, if you will.

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This is an advantage for owners of an expensive LCD monitor with digital connector.