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Old 03-28-2005, 02:27 AM #1
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Video Cards for under 180$

What are some good graphics card under 180$

My List of What Im looking at is:
1. Asus Geforce 6600
2. Gigabyte Radeon 9600 XT

Second Question:
I cant find the paper of my computer ups, and I want to get another stick of 512, I dont know what kind of stick of memory I have, is there anyway I can check without opening my comp?
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Old 03-28-2005, 02:36 AM #2
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9600 xt runs HL2 on full settings.
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AGP or PCIe?

Id go with a 6600gt if you can find one, but i have my 9600xt running at 9800 speeds and its great
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Old 03-28-2005, 01:19 PM #7
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bfg 6800gt

I have a 9800pro right now, and it plays hl2 fine, so i'd go with the 6600... since it's supposedly better then the 9800...

but really just save for the 6800gt, mine will be here in 2 or 3 days
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I'd get at least 200 and just get the 6600GT
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Old 03-28-2005, 02:38 PM #9
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get the first one
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Re: Video Cards for under 180$

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What are some good graphics card under 180$

My List of What Im looking at is:
1. Asus Geforce 6600
2. Gigabyte Radeon 9600 XT

Second Question:
I cant find the paper of my computer ups, and I want to get another stick of 512, I dont know what kind of stick of memory I have, is there anyway I can check without opening my comp?
Under no circumstances should you get a 6600, only a 6600gt. there's a big difference.
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