did i get a good video card? - Page 2 - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > System Upgrades
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-06-2006, 08:52 PM   #11 (permalink)
Monster Techie
aaronkupen's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posts: 1,848
Send a message via AIM to aaronkupen Send a message via Yahoo to aaronkupen

I have serious doubts it would run it on high at the worst resolution. I've had one and I've had a 6600. The 6600 could not pull off high at a decent resolution with consistent, good frames.

Desktop - Antec Sonata III
Intel Core i3 540
4 GB DDR3-1600 memory
ATI Radeon HD 5670
Windows Vista Business x64
aaronkupen is offline  
Old 06-07-2006, 12:14 AM   #12 (permalink)
Newb Techie
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 2

well i've been playin dnd online at 1440x900 on low settings with only 128mb of dedicated ram. so i'm thinking i should get better graphics with the new card. thanks for the input guys.

tbo1004 is offline  
Old 06-08-2006, 03:40 AM   #13 (permalink)
Monster Techie
alexsabree's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: United States
Posts: 1,845

get more ram too.. at least 512.. all u need is a decent video card.. and AT LEAST 512mb ram to play the new games out today

x300 radeon
512mb Value Select Ram
Pentium 4 2.8 ghz
alexsabree is offline  
Old 06-08-2006, 03:46 AM   #14 (permalink)
Monster Techie
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 1,499

How can you recommend him getting the X300!!!!? Do not buy it, they get shipped with Dell's and are no good. You be better off getting the same card as me X700 although it will be no good in 6months (depending on what games you play) , the x300 and the fx cards are already no good.

Mentali$T is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:52 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.