Originally posted by asusman
fixed my chipset now like i have a xfx geforce 7300. i know have three gigs of ram. i tried to play half life 2 episode one but it is soooooo slow and lagy. compared to when i had 1 gig of ram and a evga 6800gt. now i though i would be upgrading cards from a 6800 to 7300. whats the deal?
Hold on, back the bus up. Since when is a 7300 and upgrade from a 6800GT. I have a 6800GS, and get 2243 in 3DMark06. A comparable system with a 7300 gets 804. That means that the 6800GS/GT nearly triples the performance of a 7300.
Sorry to say it, but you actually severly downgraded your system.