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Old 03-19-2006, 08:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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puting together a pc and the video card is a :

NVIDIA Geforce 6600 256MB 16X PCI EXPRESS VIDEO CARD()[+0] that is standard .

the prices below are the upgrade prices.
the options are listed below how is the card above and would it be worth$$ while to upgrade at the below prices. looking for an average gaming computer (spend too much time on pc as it is!!)

this is the cpu:


(939-pin) AMD Athlon™64 X2 3800+ Dual-Core CPU w/ HyperTransport Technology


None, or On-Board ATI Radeon Xpress 200 16X PCI-Express Shared 128MB Integrated 3D Graphics Video Card()[-73]
NVIDIA Geforce 6200 Graphics with TurboCache supporting 256MB 16X PCI Express VIDEO CARD()[-39]
NVIDIA Geforce 6600 256MB 16X PCI EXPRESS VIDEO CARD()[+0]
NVIDIA Geforce 6600 GT 128MB 16X PCI EXPRESS VIDEO CARD()[+37]
NVIDIA Geforce 6800 XT 256MB 16X PCI EXPRESS VIDEO CARD()[+51]
NVIDIA Geforce 6800 GS 256MB 16X PCI EXPRESS VIDEO CARD()[+111]
NVIDIA Geforce 7300 GS 256MB 16X PCI EXPRESS VIDEO CARD()[-5]
NEW !!! NVIDIA Geforce 7600 GT 256MB PCI Express x16 Video Card()[+134]
NVIDIA Geforce 7800 GT 256MB 16X PCI Express Video Card()[+207]
NVIDIA Geforce 7800 GTX 256MB 16X PCI Express Video Card()[+405]
NEW !!! NVIDIA Geforce 7900 GT 256MB 16X PCI Express Video Card()[+261]
NEW! NVIDIA Geforce 7900 GTX 512MB 16X PCI Express Video Card()[+587]
ATI RADEON X300 SE 128MB 16X PCI EXPRESS VIDEO CARD()[-25]
ATI RADEON X550 256MB 16X PCI EXPRESS VIDEO CARD()[-18]
ATI RADEON X800 GTO 256MB 16X PCI EXPRESS VIDEO CARD()[+74]
ATI RADEON X850 XT 256MB 16X PCI EXPRESS VIDEO CARD()[+127]
ATI Radeon X1300 X16 PCI-E 128MB VIDEO CARD()[-8]
ATI Radeon X1600 Pro 16X PCI-E 256MB VIDEO CARD()[+41]
ATI Radeon X1600XT 16X PCI-E 256MB VIDEO CARD()[+77]
ATI Radeon X1900XT PCI-E x16 512MB VIDEO CARD()[+467]
ATI Radeon X1900XTX PCI-E x16 512MB VIDEO CARD()[+507]
ATI ALL-IN-WONDER RADEON X800XL 256MB W/ TV TUNER X16 PCI EXPRESS VIDEO CARD()[+241]
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this is the cpu:

Sckt939)ASUS A8N-SLI nForce4 SLI Chipset SATA RAID Dual PCIE MB w/Gb-LAN,USB2.0,IEEE-1394,&7.1Audio'

that's the mobo, anyways defintely get the 7900GT or the GTX if you can afford it. Or you can spring for a X1900Xt
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7600gt or if you can afford 7900gt
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