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Old 12-26-2004, 02:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Talking various questions

First off i'd like to thank all the helpers on these forums ya helped me decide what peices i was getting
now running on
AMD Athlon 3400+
2GB Kingmax DDR
ATI Radion 256MB 9600XT
200GB Seagate(getting another soon)
runs so much better than my old computer

just got a couple of questions..

1. anyone know a program which tells you the temprature of your graphics card, processor etc..? like reads from bios or something

2. will a 7.1 soundcard run my 6.1 speakers as well as it'd run on a 6.1 soundcard?
cos i got these speakers but cant find a 6.1 soundcard ANYWHERE not even on ebay starting to think they dont exist? lol

3. whats a good TV-IN card(average price range)

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Old 12-26-2004, 02:42 PM   #2 (permalink)
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2. Yes, the 7.1 rating is baskwards compatible, so you'll be fine


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Old 12-26-2004, 02:46 PM   #3 (permalink)
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good stuff thanks
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