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Old 12-17-2005, 08:33 PM   #11 (permalink)
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no, it is AGP, I have an AGP port(2x/4x), anyway what's the difference between them both?
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Old 12-17-2005, 08:40 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Difference between what? AGP and PCI? AGP is much better for graphics cards. Go on Newegg and browse for AGP 2x/4x video cards and see what you like.
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Old 12-17-2005, 09:43 PM   #13 (permalink)
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i wanna get a 256mb videocard, i searched at Newegg, and there is none with AGP 2x/4x. in this case would you recommend a PCI card?
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Old 12-17-2005, 11:00 PM   #14 (permalink)
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I wouldn't recommend a PCI graphics card unless you didn't have an AGP slot. It appears the best choice for you would be this card: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814129045
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Old 12-17-2005, 11:03 PM   #15 (permalink)
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is it a good gaming card, cause i wanna play the new prince of persia, and f.e.a.r.
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Old 12-17-2005, 11:09 PM   #16 (permalink)
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It's not a good gaming card, but neither are any of the alternatives. You will not play FEAR on any PCI graphics card (rather, you wouldn't WANT to). AGP 2x/4x is marginally better than PCI by my understanding and the card I recommended is the best your going to be able to muster with your current platform unless you want to buy a new motherboard, which you'll want to do eventually of course.
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Old 12-18-2005, 12:21 PM   #17 (permalink)
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so what you are saying is that if i want to play FEAR it's better in an AGP card, but if I want to I need a new motherboard with more than 2x/4x
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Old 12-18-2005, 12:45 PM   #18 (permalink)
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If you buy a new motherboard, get one that's PCI-Express, it's better than AGP.
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Old 12-18-2005, 06:18 PM   #19 (permalink)
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actually i think 8x agp's are backward compatible to 4x...so u can get an 8x agp but will only run at 4x
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Old 12-18-2005, 06:50 PM   #20 (permalink)
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are you sure, cause if thats true, i have more options, right?
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