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Old 10-10-2006, 01:27 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Recommend a GFX card PLZ!!!

i have a pc wiv:

2.4ghz pentium processor
1gb DDR ram
Nvidia Geforce FX 5600 gfx card

i was looking to purchase a new graphics card for my PC but the motherboard only has PCI and AGP slots... no PCI-E :'(

with a budget of around £50-£100 can anyone suggest a good graphics card for me plz?

tnx alot

D0n LuQu3

P.S im from da UK if ya didnt guess :P

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Old 10-10-2006, 02:45 PM   #2 (permalink)
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might not wanna hear this but you can spend just a little more, get a new mobo and pci-e card and be alot better off in the long run. jusy my $0.02

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Old 10-10-2006, 02:47 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Old 10-10-2006, 09:53 PM   #4 (permalink)
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go with a 7800GS. make sure you psu can handle it though.
AMD 3500+
1GB PC3200
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Old 10-10-2006, 10:41 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Originally posted by goblue14
go with a 7800GS. make sure you psu can handle it though.
1) his PSU wouldnt handle it
2) its not in his budget
3) his old 2.4 P4 woudl bottle neck it to ****
4) a 7600GS is probably more then he needs...
a 7600GS is going to blow away his FX5xx serise card anyway

just listen to " Trifid"
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