Welcome to Reviews OnLine: Siggraph 99: Products at the Show
at the Show
by Rick Smith (August 10, 1999)

Siggraph 1999 Coverage
The Story of Computer Graphics
Art Gallery:technOasis
Monday's pre-show coverage
Tuesday's opening day product coverage
Wednesday's product coverage
Products at the Show

Elsa Wireless 3D Revelator stereo gaming glasses
3D Revelator stereo gaming glasses will now be available as as a standalone product with added support for non-ELSA graphics boards with at least 16MB and an nVidia RIVA TNT, TNT2 or TNT2 Ultra chipset. The Revelator turns games into a more life-like experience because of the stereoscopic 3D visualization. Approximate MSRP are $69 for the cable tethered version and $99 for the wireless (infrared) version.

Maxtor DiamondMax 6800
The 27 GB DiamondMax Plus will be the first IDE drive to be used in NewTek's Video Toaster NT desktop video editing system which provides full uncompressed broadcast quality video capability. Uncompressed video typically takes about one gigabyte of storage for each minute of video. The system is manufactured by Consensys. The DiamondMax 6800 features a 7200 RPM spindle speed, 9.0 ms seek time and is UltraDMA 66 compatible for up to 66 MB/second data transfer rates. Maxtor's ShockBlock technology used in the drive provides excellent protection against shock. It is great to see that IDE drives now have the capability to be used in intensive video applications.

The Video Toaster NT offers a suite of tools for video creation including all essential components for video editing, compositing and 2D/3D animation. This solution is uncompressed D1 (Composite, Component, Y/C) Video Toaster NT comes with Newtek's LightWave VT and Aura. Priced at $2995.

Copyright 1999 Rick Smith All rights reserved.

Siggraph 99 Exhibitors

Article Indexes
  Products Index
  People Index
  Events Index

Product Briefs
Desktop PCs & Servers
  Ergo Thunder Brick 2
Eizo FlexScan Displays
Future Power epower
HP NetServer LXr 8500
Meridian Snap! Server
Digital Cameras
  3Com HomeConnect
Agfa ePhoto 780c
Canon A5 Zoom
Kodak DC265
Minolta 3D 1500
Nikon D1
Olympus C2000
Toshiba PDR-M4 & M5
Notebooks & Mobile
  3Com Palm VII
Fosa Mini Notebook
Pionex Elite
Quantex Celeron Laptop
Sharp Actius PC-A250
Sony F250/F290 Notebooks
Talontek MPC-2000
Mobile/Wireless Communications
  3Com 56K GSM Modem
Novatel Merlin Modem
Xircom Ethernet CompactCard
Mobile Software
  Etak Traffic Touch
DataViz Documents To Go
Softbook E-book System
  Agfa SnapScan Touch
Visioneer Strobe Pro
  Brother MP-21 C Portable
Tektronix Phaser 780
Xerox 480cx
Software & Books
  Avid Cinema for Windows
Caere PageKeeper Pro
Corex Area Code Fix
Docent Outliner
Macmillan Office 2K Books
Paragon FoneSync
Symantec pcAnywhere 9.0
Sybari Antigen 5.5
V-Communications AutoSave
  InFocus 330
Mitsubishi S120
  Club Photo
Intelliquis Traffic Builder
NETSilicon NET+Works
Panasite Web Builder
  Calluna 250 Mb PCCard
Castlewood 2.2Gb ORB
Iomega Clik!
Teac CD-W 54E
Batteries & Power
  Duracell Ultra Battery
Electrofuel PowerPad
Eveready Energizer ACCU
Graphics & Video
  Belkin USB Video Bus
Daeyang VR Headset
Kodak/Intel Picture CD
Nogatech USB TV
Number Nine SR9
  Logitech Cordless mouse
Raritan Switchman
Targus USB MiniMouse
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