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#1 Sterling14

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Posted 22 January 2007 - 03:30 PM

Hey this is Sterling's friend. I'm currently looking to buy a new graphics card for my dell demension E510. I'm looking for a card with loosely the following specifications: Pci express x16, DDR3 memory (although it doesnt really matter if it is DDR2.)I also want the card to have at least a 256mb and a 128 bit memory interface. Lastly i want the card to be in the price range of about $125. Does anyone have suggestions? I was looking at the nvidia geforce 7600GT.

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Posted 22 January 2007 - 05:18 PM

Yea, if I were you I'd go for either the Nvidia 7600 series or the ATI X1600 series. I upgraded my Dell first with a X700 september 05 and just this september i put a X1600 in. It can handle ALOT. Depending on your processor and the amount of RAM you have. I play Counter-Strike Source with all High settings @ 1024 by 768 with 4xAA and 8xAnsio and i get anywhere between 45 and 95 FPS. Either card is good, and they are both fairly cheap. Hope that helps.

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Posted 25 January 2007 - 09:32 AM

I've got the eVGA geForce 7600GT running on my Vista system and it's great! I play a few games with it (at lower resolutions because of my eyes) and it works fantastically!
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