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Old 11-04-2007, 07:08 PM   #766
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Old 11-04-2007, 09:03 PM   #767
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SLI is always not worth the money, because it does not give double the performance, and the extra performance is always not consistent across all games - very much dependent on the gaming application. Better to get a more powerful single card.

SLI only, if money is no object.
hm...so if i dun SLI, which should i get???
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Old 11-04-2007, 10:38 PM   #768
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ya lor. i rather you go for high end graphics.
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Old 11-04-2007, 11:44 PM   #769
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What's a suggested 'comfortable' graphics card that can support World of Warcraft? Haven't upgraded my PC for a while and just realized my graphics card can't support the game. But yet don't feel a need to get a really good one, cos I don't use it for games (except in this case, WoW).
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Old 12-04-2007, 06:50 AM   #770
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hm...so if i dun SLI, which should i get???
Get the 8800GTS 320MB. Most value for money, and performance is close to that of the 8800GTS 640MB. I assume that you are running at 1280 x 1024 screen resolution.
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Old 14-04-2007, 08:41 PM   #771
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Get the 8800GTS 320MB. Most value for money, and performance is close to that of the 8800GTS 640MB. I assume that you are running at 1280 x 1024 screen resolution.
yes, exactly.However, I am afraid that my CPU might bottleneck the graphic card
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Old 15-04-2007, 04:07 PM   #772
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which graphics card (budget but gd) should i get that supports 1280 x 1024 resolution

i don't play games but use comp for watching movies...
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Old 15-04-2007, 05:17 PM   #773
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What kind of movies do you watch? DVD or HD movies obtained from elsewhere? If it's the latter, make sure the graphics card supports AVIVO or PureVideo HD (ATI and NVIDIA respectively). Else, if you don't play games, really, any graphics card that's compatible with your system will work fine.

What do you have now?

which graphics card (budget but gd) should i get that supports 1280 x 1024 resolution

i don't play games but use comp for watching movies...
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Old 15-04-2007, 06:20 PM   #774
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What kind of movies do you watch? DVD or HD movies obtained from elsewhere? If it's the latter, make sure the graphics card supports AVIVO or PureVideo HD (ATI and NVIDIA respectively). Else, if you don't play games, really, any graphics card that's compatible with your system will work fine.

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i watch dled movies...dvdrips

i don't even know what i have now! how to check?
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Old 17-04-2007, 09:16 AM   #775
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sorry to interupt the thread. I want to upgarde my gfx to 8800gts320 with use my old rig taht i list. Any sugestion or komen. I just want to play popular 3d games with reso 1280 and want to max the setting plus want to get average fps 65 and above. Can i get all this with my rig

and what power suply is best suite to the card?
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Old 17-04-2007, 02:33 PM   #776
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is it worth to buy 8500GT?
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Old 17-04-2007, 04:10 PM   #777
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sorry to interupt the thread. I want to upgarde my gfx to 8800gts320 with use my old rig taht i list. Any sugestion or komen. I just want to play popular 3d games with reso 1280 and want to max the setting plus want to get average fps 65 and above. Can i get all this with my rig

and what power suply is best suite to the card?
u shld add 1 more stick of 1gb ram and also for power supply get around 500w.. and good to get branded like coolermaster, etc.. 65fps and above i don tink it a prob
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Old 18-04-2007, 06:28 AM   #778
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Prices for GeForce 8 series updated. Performance is not quite what I expected. Therefore, my sentiments are the same as most reviewers, no upgrade required for those holding on to their existing mid-range DirectX 9 cards, as the latter performs equal or better in current DirectX 9 games.
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Old 18-04-2007, 07:10 AM   #779
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is it worth to buy 8500GT?
If you are using onboard graphics, you get a boost in graphics performance. Not recommended for modern games, as this card is still quite weak in graphics performance.
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Old 18-04-2007, 09:01 PM   #780
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Actually looking at the cards, the 8 series- 8500gt, 8600gt/gts should not be reccomended until the current 7 series cards run dry in the market due to cost performance leh...

Wot u guys think?
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