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Old 01-15-2004, 10:09 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default ATI Radeon 9100 or 9200?

should i get the

ATI Radeon 9100 128 MB DDR (Not 8xAGP)
ATI Radeon 9200 128 MB DDR Dual Head (8xAGP)
ATI Radeon 9200 256 MB DDR Dual Head (8xAGP)

please help....im getting the comp soon
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Old 01-15-2004, 01:03 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Out of the 3 choices, I'd go with "ATI Radeon 9200 128 MB DDR Dual Head (8xAGP)".
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why not the 266 DDR? its 10 dollars more
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Old 01-15-2004, 07:25 PM   #4 (permalink)
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The 9200 will never use 256 MB... you don't even need 256MB on the 9600 series. To equip that card with 256MB, they have reduced the memory speed significantly.
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