Pros

  • Acceptable performance

Cons

  • Lacks software bundle

At A Glance

The Viper X1600 ships with no extra software and provides basic performance.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.diamondmm.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number X1600PCIE256SB
Inventory Number 24955
General Information
UPC Code 00757448003215
Ports and Connections
S-Video-Out Yes
S-Video-In No
Audio Input No
Ports
  • DVI-out
  • 15-pin VGA-out
Component Video Yes
Composite-Video-Out Yes
Composite-Video-In No
Audio Output No
DVI-Out 1
Memory
Memory size 0.256 MB
Memory type DDR2
Memory speed 400.0 MHz
Included Software
Windows XP x64 Driver Yes

Performance

Performance
Doom 3 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 28.8
Quake 4 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 12.6
Battlefield 2 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 20.01
Quake 4 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 26.0
Unreal Tournament 2004 (1024 by 768) 77.67
Quake 4 (1600 by 1200) 19.3
Far Cry (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 16.85
Unreal Tournament 2004 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 58.02
Half-Life 2 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 38.4
Far Cry (1600 by 1200) 33.24
Half-Life 2 (1024 by 768) 77.27
Doom 3 (1600 by 1200) 22.17
Unreal Tournament 2004 (1600 by 1200) 50.83
Splinter Cell Chaos Theory (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 22.29
Splinter Cell Chaos Theory (1600 by 1200) 17.25
Halo (1600 by 1200) 37.2
Quake 4 (1024 by 768) 38.2
Half-Life 2 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 20.0
Battlefield 2 (1024 by 768) 57.0
Battlefield 2 (1600 by 1200) 28.37
Unreal Tournament 2004 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 25.89
Splinter Cell Chaos Theory (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 8.94
Half-Life 2 (1600 by 1200) 37.37
Far Cry (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 16.85
Battlefield 2 (1024 by 768, antialiasing) 43.12
Far Cry (1024 by 768) 63.32
Halo (1024 by 768) 79.96
Splinter Cell Chaos Theory (1024 by 768) 30.97
Doom 3 (1600 by 1200, antialiasing) 13.7
Doom 3 (1024 by 768) 43.0