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#1 qwilder


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Posted 06 June 2009 - 05:21 PM

hello all. i needed help finding a video card. im buying a new monitor (24 inch 1920x1080), and i needed a card that would let me use this resolution via dvi. the problem is my pc is pretty old. i only have an agp slot and my power supply is 250w. i dont game or anything so i just need a card that would work well with this monitor. i couldnt really find anything, so any help is appreciated.

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#2 fairjoeblue


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Posted 06 June 2009 - 08:06 PM

You're going to have a hard time finding a video card that will work with a 250W power supply.

Upgrade to a 450W & get a Radeon X1650 XT AGP video card.
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