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Old 04-06-2007, 02:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
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What is the best AGP video card a dell dimension 4300 could use with a pentium 4 1.6ghz and 512mb of ram. I am unsure if the AGP slot is 2x or 4x if there is some way I can tell for certain would like to know that as well. This would be for gaming so something reasonable high end but that would work with my system.

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Old 04-06-2007, 03:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
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doesn't matter an AGP 8x card will fit in a 2x or 4x slot

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Old 04-06-2007, 04:00 PM   #3 (permalink)
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You also need more ram, if you are going to be gaming. At least another 512mb ram. What is your budget?


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I agree...512 ram isnt that expensive and you will see a nice increase in performance from 512.
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I'll sell you my GeForce 6200 AGP 8X, brand new, for a mad cheap price!!
It's about $70, you might find it cheaper somewhere else like at a clearance. But I'm always here D:
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i think the best agp card is the Gainward Bliss 7800GS+ Golden sample (according to most users) but they are hard to come by, next its the
x1950Pro, i saw this auction for a x1950pro xtreme with 768mb of memory but i think its a fake auction, after the x1950 por a 7800gs will take third

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