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Old 04-28-2005, 01:02 PM   #11 (permalink)
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out of AGP and PCI-e what is better

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Old 04-28-2005, 01:26 PM   #12 (permalink)
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hmm really right now PCI-E dosent have any games that can use the bandwidth but future games will. so PCI-E. AGP is getting old now so its time to upgrade.

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Old 04-28-2005, 01:53 PM   #13 (permalink)
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PCI Express is better. But boards cannot completely utilize PCI Express yet. In 06 PCI Express will be the only way to go.
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Old 04-28-2005, 01:56 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Old 04-28-2005, 05:40 PM   #15 (permalink)
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Originally posted by P.P. Mguire
BTW HIM your sig says 5700
Does the 5700 even exist? I know it says I have a 5700, thats what I though it was. But my BIOS shows 5600, and I'm going to listen to that. Since I foung that out, I havent changed my sig. I have the personal cinema, I though that was a 5700. It's the eVGA Personal Cinema. My card is a 256mb LE version (I think it is LE, not sure though). I bought it slightly used, got a great price on it, and I'm rather sure it said 5700 when I got it.
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Old 05-02-2005, 03:43 PM   #16 (permalink)
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I don't believe the evga made a 5600 256mb. As far as I know, BFG was the only one to produce the 5600 256mb.. they called it the "Asylum". I know, because I have it.

I just purchased a new 6600 gt because my 5600 is not giving me the performance I want. It will definitely play the newer games but it lags a lot when at higher settings.

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