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Windows 7: Which video card to get?

16 Dec 2009   #1

windows 7 ultimate
Which video card to get?

I have a dell diminsion 4600 and have an agp 8x slot open. What card can i put in it for under 100 bucks? I would like to have a 256 mb card if possible and i have a 500watt power supply also.
4gb of pc2700 ram and a 80 gb 7200 hd.
Please stuck and want to make sure its compatible with win 7
Thanks again,

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16 Dec 2009   #2


here ya go mate....perfect , with an AGP slot your limited to ATI if you want something modern.

HD4650 AGP

this is a pretty powerful little card.....

requires 400w PSU, takes a 4pin molex, DX10, SM4, 1GB VRAM & compatible with W7....
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17 Dec 2009   #3

windows 7 ultimate

I need one with vga out as i am using a kvm switch and it has vga that plugs in the pc
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17 Dec 2009   #4
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64

Card comes with a DVI-VGA adapter.
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 Which video card to get?

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