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Old 07-18-2005, 02:57 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Need Help Choosing The Right Video Card

Hi everyone im trying to decide on what sort of video card to buy at the moment im tossing up between the
Leadtek Winfast 256M PX6200TC TDH and the (AU$109)
Leadtek Winfast 256M PX6600 TD Heatsink Edition (AU$219)
and i was wondering if the price difference equats to any marginal performance. If these arent very good cards could someone point me in the direction of a card that gives better than standard performance but at a resonable price (Between AU$100 - AU$200) I cant go PCIE at the moment but i do have agp8X. I was also wondering about the difference in performance in those 2 types of slots as one of my friends said that in the top end cards the difference in perfomance is only miniscule.
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ok get the 6600gt editon its nice the 6200 is a older editon you want newer one right and yes the performance from them does change the 6600gt is better and agp - pci-e doesnt make a diff its jsut the type of card.
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Old 07-18-2005, 03:50 AM   #3 (permalink)
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I would suggest the 6600 but u might want to save up another $100 and get the 6600 GT.
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Old 07-18-2005, 05:17 AM   #4 (permalink)
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i agree 6600gt u cant go wrond mate
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Old 07-18-2005, 08:17 AM   #5 (permalink)
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The Radeon 9800 is a goodone aswell....





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Old 07-18-2005, 08:19 AM   #6 (permalink)
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6600gt is better than 9800/9800 pro. Newer technology. If you can dish up a few more dollars, i would get the 6600gt, its a good bang for the buck.
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Old 07-18-2005, 11:28 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Thanks everyone for the responses. I think im going to go with the advice most off you have given me and get the 6600gt. Thanks again everyone for the responses
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Old 07-18-2005, 11:29 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Funny thing i just reliased that is the card i have in my main computer adn i didnt even reliaise it. I actually know its a great card for the price i paid for it and i havent had a problem with it at all.
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Old 07-18-2005, 11:35 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Everybodys right, look into getting a 6600GT. Fantastic card for the price and actually prices have dropped over the past few months. Can't go wrong with a 6600GT.
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Old 07-18-2005, 11:39 PM   #10 (permalink)
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As im sitting here reading the posts Im actually thinking of forking out a bit more dough for an deven better card. Can anyone tell me what the model up from the 6600GT is and if it would be worth forking out the extra cash for. I am now thinking of spending maybe (AU$200 - AU$350)
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