3dfx Interactive has unveiled pricing for its next generation of Voodoo cards.

The 64Mb, dual chip Voodoo5 5500, aimed at the hardcore gamer, will cost £249 and includes a selection of fully playable demos from Gameplay.com.

The lower priced Voodoo4 4500 will cost £149, positioning it within the range of the high street consumer.

The Voodoo5 5500 AGP incorporates two VSA-100 processors, which combine to
render over 667 megatexels per second, according to the company.

With 64Mb graphic memory, the Voodoo5 5500 boasts real-time, full-scene hardware anti-aliasing, and T-buffer digital cinematic effects. The Voodoo5 5500 will also be available in a PCI version.

The Voodoo 4 4500 is based on the VSA-100 processor, with a 3D engine capable of
rendering over 333 megatexels per second.

The Voodoo5 5500 will include a games sampler CD-ROM supplied by Gameplay.com in
its packaging. As well as the games, the CD will also contain a WinDVD demo from
Intervideo. www.3dfx.com.