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how does this v card rate?

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Hey dudes,

wanting input on how this card rates on an older agp board

dell 4400 1.7 ghz
512 ram
windows xp

also i have a 4x agp, it should work with this 8x card right????

looking at

Leadtek Winfast 6600 GT AGP video card 128 mb

is it any good?


Edited by mannyz, 21 September 2006 - 10:17 PM.

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Personally i think it is overkill for a 4X agp. If you have the money to spend then do it. I find very little difference between a FX5200 card and a 6600 card in a H-P vectra i have. Heres a good article on video cards.


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I don't think it's so much the bandwidth of the slot, but your computer's processor is quite slow so the gpu will always be idle sitting around waiting for the CPU to do its work. I agree on saving money by getting a card such as the FX5200. However if you're going to be playing any game from the past few years you should look into a new comp instead.

Edited by MNOB07, 24 September 2006 - 08:03 AM.

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