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Old 02-27-2005, 01:38 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey, i think its time for me to get a new video card.. When i try to watch DVDs on my computer it skips by 2 seconds rathar than one and its noticible that its not playing smoothly.. So i just wanted so see what kinda video cards you guys have and if any of you reccomend one. Thanks.

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Old 02-27-2005, 02:06 AM   #2 (permalink)
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depending on budget and preferred brand...

if its just for watching dvds n such then just get something cheap like a radeon 9600xt or a 9800pro...
if ur wanting to game..and got a mid budget, get an nvidia 6600GT...
if uve got quite a bit of money.. go for a 6800GT, 6800Ultra.. if ur more of an ati person, im not here to sway u either way, look into the x800xt and upwards.. for a good ati card from the x series, its going to cost u.

Imo, the 6600GT is great, price is good and performance is great.. the equivalent ati card to the 6600GT is nothing,

hope this helped, if u can post the money u want to spend, im sure there is the possibility for further assistance
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