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Discussion in 'Graphics Cards' started by garricwong, Feb 24, 2008.

  1. garricwong New Member

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    PC SPEC:

    P4 2.8MHZ
    512 DDR RAM
    GEforce MX440
    onboard soundcards


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    i need to upgrade my video card(AGP), but i dun know which one is good for my system.
    so i need your suggestion.

    9500?
    9550?
    9600?

    or other?
    (pricing = the performance )
    (not more than USD$100, RM200)
    (i just need the videocard for gaming, EXP: titan quest, scared (underworld), or some fly simulator game)


    thank a lot.
     
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    thanks shadowfold, my budget is not more than 200USD
     
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    With a 200$ budget I would grab a 50$ board + 50$ card and a E2140 with cheap DDR2 ram man :)
     
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    but i'm only want to upgrade videocard~~~

    because i will get another new PC within a year.
     
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    50$ Gigabyte budget board, I know someone here has it
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813128076
    60$ Intel E1200, Can hit 2.5ghz at the least easy.
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819116064&Tpk=E1200
    40$ kingston DDR2 ram, really nice I have the DDR2800 models
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820134384
    50$ PowerColor 2600PRO, its an OK card for light gaming
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814131086

    Your CPU will bottleneck everything but if you want just a card get the HD 2600XT AGP, no point in getting the 3850 with a P4

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814102718

    Thats the HD 2600XT AGP
    Your CPU will bottleneck everything tho might as well get a new system
     
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    7600GS AGP
    7600GT AGP
    7300?? AGP
    HD2600XT AGP
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    X1950PRO AGP
    7900GS AGP

    i separated the latter two because these will be bottlenecked by your system, but not nearly as much as a 3850 would be.
     
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    HD2600XT AGP?
    what the price on current market?
     
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    If you are getting a new computer within a year, see if you can find a x1950pro or x1950gt.
     
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    9550 or 9600 is not good for my pc??

    i think the price is reasonable~~
     
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    idont throw money away on your P4 system order a new setup like the one shadowfold posted you will save alot of money in the long run by switching to PCI-e
     
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    Or second hand X800PRO, X800XT, X850PRO, X850XT if you can find one for app. 100USD.
     
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