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Old 06-05-2004, 11:23 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Good graphics card?

I was reading in another thread that its not always good to buy from compainies such as Sapphire and Visiontek. I was planning on buying the following card but those statements made me have a second thought. However, it is much more expensive to get a card directly from ATI. It this a good buy I am getting

Visiontek Radeon X800 Pro 256MB Xtacy 8x AGP TV out DVI Retail
[VIX800R] $412.62

* ATI® Radeon® X800 Pro VPU

* 475 MHz VPU Core

* AGP Bus

* 256MB Graphics DDR-3 Memory

* 256-bit Quad Channel Memory Architecture

* Memory Clock: 450MHz (900MHz GDDR-3)

* Dual 400MHz DACs

* API Support: DirectX® 9.0 OpenGL®

* Connectors: VGA, DVI-I, TV-Out

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Old 06-05-2004, 03:17 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 06-05-2004, 03:43 PM   #3 (permalink)
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gOOd job, you just saved yourself over $90
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