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Old 01-25-2005, 10:56 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Ok, the wires are the Molex Connectors to connect to the PSU Molex Connectors. That little white plug on the back allows you to use 2 monitors on the card for better productivity. That card does have it, so you can use 2 monitors: (Adapter is in the middle of pic [not the yellow thing])

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Old 01-25-2005, 11:06 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Nvidia do make some of their own cards, at least in Canada...

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Old 01-25-2005, 11:10 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Here's an NVIDIA made by nvidia card

Now they are uncommon, but they exist. Also dont buy an NVIDIA reference model, as the memory is clocked slower.
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Old 01-25-2005, 11:13 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Those are power supply connectors. That card requires a lead from your power supply that is used solely for that card. You should have plenty of them on your power supply that aren't used.

Just a friendly note, whyare you so set on the Radeon? Just wondering because I won both an ATI Radeon 9800 PRo and a BFG Geforce 6800GT and the Geforce is way better than the Radeon. The 3Dmark on my GT surpases the Radeon by 100 at least on a benchmark test. Also, PNY technologies also makes excellent Geforce cards.
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Old 01-25-2005, 11:17 PM   #15 (permalink)
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i guess im set on the radeon because all of my friends have them, and they all recomended them, i guess i will look into the Geforce. I had kinda just ruled it out though. All the replies in this post say geforce so...

thanks a bunch for your help
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Old 01-26-2005, 03:30 PM   #16 (permalink)
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Currently the 6600GT I'd go with is the Gigabyte Since the price there has dropped to 199.99 and free 2nd day shipping, I have read reviews on this card and it does just as good as any other 6600GT card, and overclocks well.

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