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Old 08-17-2005, 09:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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what are things i need to look at for graphics cards
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Old 08-17-2005, 09:45 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Core/memory speeds, pipes, pixel shader support, VRAM (depends on card), DVI ports, VIVO ports, depends on what you are going to use it for
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Old 08-18-2005, 04:33 AM   #3 (permalink)
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How much do you have? Are you gaming? Take a look at some in your price range, and check www.tomshardware.com and/or www.anandtech.com for benchtests of the games.


(Btw. Nvidia is prefered atm. due to Pixel Shader Model 3 support, that the next gen games will use. ATI will be realising their X900/R520 soon, which will support PSM3.)
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pixel shader 3.0!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
i.e 6800GT/Ultra
7800GTX
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pixel shader 3.0!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
i.e 6800GT/Ultra
7800GTX
6 series and above as well, and soon X900 series and above.
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