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Old 07-27-2007, 06:13 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hello friends.my name is vineeth and iam from india.i bought a 256 mb ati x1550 pci card on Friday the the 29th.iam not able to load windows vista .iam getting a blank screen and i have known browsing the net that x1550 has some problem with vista.iam going to return it back.

guys please suggest me a good pci card as my mother board isgigabyte ga-k8n51gmf-9....i spent 3500 rupees(89$)on this ....please suggest me a pci card which is better than this and supports vista and even boost graphics in the economical range.either it is nvidia or ati. reply me as fast as u can so that i could kick my vendors *** and buy a new one.thank you
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thats the best one out now.... indian too huh?
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btw if this is ur board:

GIGABYTE - Product - Motherboard - Overview

u can use pci-e much more powerful, more bandwidth, better cards
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how much do you plan on spending?
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i'd like to know as well
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btw if this is ur board:

GIGABYTE - Product - Motherboard - Overview

u can use pci-e much more powerful, more bandwidth, better cards
what is a pci-e card???donno about that...i can spend more 11$...i would return this anyway..it comes to 100$...so please suggest me a good one....
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what is a pci-e card???donno about that...i can spend more 11$...i would return this anyway..it comes to 100$...so please suggest me a good one....
pci-e is a new interface which replaced agp which replaced the pci, for 100$ u could get the 7600gt, one of the best bang for the buck cards available now...
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its the black port on that motherboard
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its the black port on that motherboard

thank u friend....illl do as u say
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