oh wait a minute, thats not a dvi-cable . . .
ati compressed the dvi/vga/tvout things into one weird looking connector . . . but i think if you plug it into a dvi monitor, it will have good quality . . .
as for the card . . .
its a damn good card at a damn good price . . .
im not sure about HARDCORE gaming . . . you'll still be able to do gaming, just not HARDCORE
AMD Athlon 64 3000+ Winchester @ 2000MHz
MSI K8N Neo4 nForce4 Ultra
ThermalTake Tsunami Dream Black w/ Side Window
Antec Neopower 480W
Maxtor 250GB SATA + Seagate 200GB SATA
Patriot 2GB (2x1024) PC3200
NEC ND-3520A DVD+/-RW
Dell 2005FPw 20.1\" Widescreen LCD
ATi Radeon x800XT
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