Matrox Parhelia-LX: specs and benchmarks


Matrox started Parhelia-LX sales 2 January 2002. This is Parhelia architecture desktop card based on 150 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 128 MB of DDR memory clocked at 0.5 GHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 8 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is single-slot card attached via AGP 8x interface.

We have no data on Parhelia-LX benchmark results.

General info

Of Matrox Parhelia-LX's architecture, market type and release date.

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Market segment
Launch date
2 January 2002 (19 years ago)
Price now
of 12724 (Quadro GV100)

Technical specs

Matrox Parhelia-LX's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU base clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Matrox Parhelia-LX's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.

Core clock speed
250 MHz
Number of transistors
80 million
Manufacturing process technology
150 nm
Texture fill rate

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Matrox Parhelia-LX's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).

AGP 8x
Supplementary power connectors


Parameters of memory installed on Matrox Parhelia-LX: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.

Memory type
Maximum RAM amount
128 MB
Memory bus width
128 Bit
of 6144 (GRID A100A)
Memory clock speed
500 MHz
of 19500 (GeForce RTX 3090)
Memory bandwidth
8 GB/s
of 1024 (Radeon VII)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Matrox Parhelia-LX. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.

Display Connectors
2x DVI

API support

APIs supported by Matrox Parhelia-LX, sometimes including their particular versions.


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