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Windows 7: Looking for a new Video Card

10 Nov 2009   #1
trashdog

Windows 7
 
 
Looking for a new Video Card

I have a Radeon X1300 video card. I noticed that since I installed Windows 7 my FPS in my favorite games has gone down. I want to upgrade my card, I don't have to have the latest $200 video card.

What should I look for when I go shopping at pricewatch?

Thanks

TD


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10 Nov 2009   #2
roban

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

I have installed an NVidia GeForce 9800 GT and I am happy with it but I am not a gamer.
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10 Nov 2009   #3
smarteyeball

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by trashdog View Post

What should I look for when I go shopping at pricewatch?

Preferably something with low power requirements. Dell's aren't known to have strong PSU's.

It also depends on what your favourite games and max price limit is.
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10 Nov 2009   #4
trashdog

Windows 7
 
 

Looking for something around $100. I like playing the Call of Duty first person shooter games.
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10 Nov 2009   #5
ickymay

win7 ultimate / virtual box
 
 

I love my 9800gtx+ it does what it needs to and copes well with COD4 and crysis engine, I haven't hit a game yet that it doesnt cope with and it runs below 50C
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10 Nov 2009   #6
thefabe

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 

XFX ow has a 9800 gt that is a revision, they call the "green version" because it doesn't require a 6 pin power connection.
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10 Nov 2009   #7
ThePizzaMan

Windows 7 Ulitimate Beta 32 Bit, Windows Vista 32 Bit, Ubuntu 9.10 32 Bit
 
 

hm... $100..... you might could find a HD4850 for that....
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