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Old 01-04-2006, 09:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I need your help finding a good graphics card for this sysytem:

Processor- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103603

Mother Board- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813130527

Hard Drive- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822145088

Memory- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820211130

CD/DVD Drive- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16827131417

CD/DVD Burner- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16827106009

Case- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811144076

Video Card- ???? Must be from newegg though

I'm not really a hard core gamer that plays the best new high demanding games. I usually play Call of Duty and SWAT and games like that. So I don't need anything too crazy.

Do you think I need any more cooling fans? If so how many and which ones? Where should I mount them?

Thanks for your time!!!
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Old 01-04-2006, 09:28 PM   #2 (permalink)
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6600GT ~ $150

6800GT ~ $200

7800GT ~ $300

There are your three options, all in order of increasing price and performance. The 6800GS probably provides the best bang for buck.
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Old 01-04-2006, 09:30 PM   #3 (permalink)
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this is the 6800GS EVGA
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130258
get it QUICK to save $10!!!
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I would highly advice the eVGA 6800GS. eVGA is my brand. It's my baby! And the 6800GS is a great performer, especially for the $200 sweet spot.

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Go for exactly what he^^^ said. eVGA 6800GS. Best bang for the buck, very good performer, especially after overclocking.
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Old 01-05-2006, 04:25 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Sounds like eVGA Geforce 6800GS 256-P2-N386 Video Card is what I'm going to pick up.

Now, how is the cases cooling sysytem? Should I put more fans in it:?
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