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Old 04-15-2006, 03:14 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default help me pick a new graphics card

The dell techie says i should look for a Video card, with a Rendering Pipelines of 8 Memory Interface - 256 bit, Pixel Fillrate (Gpixels/sec) between 2.6 - 3.3 Memory Clock (MHz) between 580 - 700 .

here are my system specs

the dell support person said i cant have GDDR3 so i dont know what to do

i am planning on using to buy this card so can someone please go there and pick a card that will work on my computer.

my price range is $200-$300

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Old 04-15-2006, 03:36 PM   #2 (permalink)
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sorry the specs link is broken

i have a 460W PSU and they told me that i can only have a DDR card which looks like my options are limited on new egg

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Old 04-15-2006, 04:00 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Here is a link to the 8 pipeline eVGA cards:

They great cards and have a lifetime warranty and 24/7 tech support.

Also, BFG and XFX are good brands.

In my opinion, you would be best advised to stick with nVidia since their drivers are better.
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