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Old 09-06-2008, 05:10 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Meh...I've been coping with this as well as I can the past few years, but now I think it's time for change. This vid card was the default one that came with my comp. It's an AMD Athlon XP 3000+.

What should I do, upgrade vid card and live with it or buy a new computer for a better deal?

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Old 09-06-2008, 06:41 PM   #2 (permalink)
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This should be in one of the hardware sections; not really a Windows issue...

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Old 09-06-2008, 08:00 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Default Re: My video card is 64 mbs

Well, you havent given us alot of system specs so its a bit hard to say, however, that cpu is about 5 years out of date. It most likely uses an AGP interface for the graphics card, which is also very old and quite hard to get cards for today.

Really, you should just spend the money on a whole new system, because yours is 2 generations out of date, and probably will not last much longer. If you can give us a budget we can give you some ideas.
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Old 09-06-2008, 10:12 PM   #4 (permalink)
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My current card is VIA/S3G UniChromeP. My budget's around $500-600.
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Old 09-06-2008, 10:35 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Will you be overclocking?

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Copy+Paste from Vernong

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Old 09-10-2008, 04:13 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Yup, build a new system and sell that one for like $100.

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