I/O Magic MagicVideo Banshee 3D PCI

I-O Magic MagicVideo Banshee 3D PCI - Front

BIOS Boot-Up String

VGA BIOS - Version 1.00.01-SD
Copyright (C) 1990-1998 Elpin Systems, Inc.
All rights reserved.

3Dfx Interactive, Inc.


This Banshee has IBM memory installed, which I didn't see on any other card before. Furthermore it has plastic pins holding the heat sink, which is nice. Many other Banshees had these made of rubber, which are mostly broken nowadays.

Tech Specs

  • Core Clock: 100 MHz
  • Memory Clock: 100 MHz
  • Memory Type: SG-RAM
  • Memory Size: 16MB
  • PCB Date: 9906
  • BIOS Version: 1.00.01-SD
  • BIOS Date: 08/24/98
  • Notes: very early BIOS version for a PCB dated to 1999

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