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Old 01-16-2007, 04:04 AM   #1 (permalink)
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ok i am think of upgrading my video card but i dont know which card.. it is between these two cards on my budget.. plz help me decide (or lead in right direction)

1st one GeForce 7600GT--->http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130062

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2nd one GeForce 7300GT--->http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130024

thx any info helps..
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Defenitely go for the 7600GT. You're open to more possibilities, and it's cheaper with the rebate!
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ok thx in one of the reviews it said that he need to to upgrade his psu now do i need to do the same?
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what size PSU do you have?
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All I can say is that the second one will only use 128 MB of memory. It wont use all 256 cause it is a cheap card.
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The 7600GT is still a much better card, even though it's 256MB.

Is your computer a pre-built, or custom? If it's a pre-built, which brand/model is it?
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Both require a minimum of 350 watts. Odds are you will have to upgrade your PSU. Post your make and model and we'll find out for you.
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Old 01-16-2007, 02:31 PM   #8 (permalink)
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i have a Emachines T5048

i upgraded it to--

Ram= 1.5 gb

Graphics= Geforce 7300 GS (256)

Sound= Blaster X-fi xtreme audio
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The 7600gt is only $10 more and its a more powerful card.
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Looks like a pretty darn good computer already, pop-in that 7600GT and you'll have a blast!

EDIT: The 7300GS is good that you have now, but it's defenitely worth the upgrade still!
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