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Old 05-10-2007, 06:43 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default moderate gamer. please help!!!!!!

hi im getting into computer gaming, and i now realize that i do need to purchase a decent gaming card. here are my computer specs so far:

amd athlon 64 x2 dualcore processor 3800+
2 ghz, 1 gig of ram

i dont even know if i have a real gaming card. its included in the computer and doesnt even have a cooling fan. definetely not meant for gaming.

please recommend a decent, mid-price card that can play most higher end games on moderate to high settings, and also please tell me or inform me on anything wrong with what i have now or somethin i should add. sorry im a noob to all this. answers appreciated!

EDIT- the card needs to be pci-e

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Old 05-10-2007, 06:51 PM   #2 (permalink)
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7600GT, 7800GS, or a 7900GS would be good choices, as would the X1800whatever, the X1900whatever. Your budget is basically the limit of what you will get.


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What is your budget and what is your PSU? Amps on the 12's and total volts.

I want to go right ahead and suggest either... 7600GT, X1900GT, or 7900GS for a not too expensive card but will go places as well.
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8500gt or 8600gt maybe?
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