Cardinal Introduces New, High Speed 16 Bit VGA Graphics Adapter

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Cardinal Introduces New, High Speed 16 Bit VGA Graphics Adapter


Cardinal Introduces New, High Speed 16 Bit VGA Graphics Adapter

To meet the demands for premium VGA color, performance and speed, Cardinal Technologies, Inc. has announced the introduction of its 16-bit VGA Graphics Adapter-Model VGA 600. Designed for complete compatibility with the full range of graphics standards, the VGA 600 is significantly faster than competitive cards in the marketplace.

The VGA 600 is completely register and BIOS level compatible with the VGA standard, including hidden registers. Additionally, it is 100 percent downward compatible with the EGA, CGA, HGC, and MGA graphics standards. As a result, reconfiguration is not required to operate in a different graphics mode.

Offering 512K of video memory, users can choose from super VGA resolutions up to 132 columns/50 lines and increased graphics resolutions up to 1,024x768 pixels. Also, up to 256 colors can be displayed simultaneously from a palette of 256,000.

The VGA 600's auto-sensing 8/16-bit bus interface ensures higher performance, specifically in 80286 and 80386 based computers. The card automatically senses the appropriate interface for installation saving setup and configuration time.

Additional features of the VGA 600 include bonus graphics utilities and extended mode drives. …

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