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3dfx

(3dfx Interactive, San Jose, California) A company that specialized in 3D accelerator chips and arcade game subsystems used by major graphics cards manufacturers. Founded in 1994, 3dfx also developed its own line of graphics cards but had strong competition from NVIDIA. In addition, its lack of support for the upcoming DirectX API caused the company to declare bankruptcy in 2000. NVIDIA acquired its IP assets. See Voodoo Graphics.
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3dfx Interactive(R) is a registered trademark and Voodoo3 and Voodoo5 are trademarks of 3dfx Interactive.
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This agreement with Micron validates efforts by 3dfx to broaden its worldwide presence as a leader of 3D graphics acceleration by enabling system OEMs to take advantage of the latest innovations in visual effects and interactive applications through technologies like Voodoo5.
By using Intrinsic Alchemy, a developer can ship identical game code running at peak performance on 3dfx hardware and Sony PlayStation 2.
We needed a high-level solution that would address the requirements of our ever-expanding development needs," said Richard Cooke, vice president of software engineering for 3dfx Interactive, Inc.
3dfx Interactive is a registered trademark and Voodoo3 and Voodoo5 are trademarks of 3dfx Interactive.
Quantum3D delivers complete 3D visual computing solutions for the visual simulation and training market and the out-of-home entertainment markets, and is the exclusive supplier of 3dfx graphics technology into those markets.
3dfx Interactive is a registered trademark, and FXT1, T-Buffer, Voodoo4 and Voodoo5 are trademarks of 3dfx Interactive.
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The Voodoo5 architecture delivers simply the best visual quality, across more titles, at the highest frame rates available," said Scott Sellers, chief technology officer at 3dfx Interactive.
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