November 13th, 2003, 04:38 PM
help with picking a graphics card
i have a radeon 9200 at the moment and i was thinking of gettin a new graphics card at christmas and planning to sped around £180 maybe a bit more.
i was thinking of gettin a 128Mb Hercules ATI Radeon 9800SE All In Wonder ViVo Tv Tuner Tv/DVI for £160 from scan. will someone please help me choose
December 1st, 2003, 11:32 PM
anything you get will be better than what you have, lol. NVidia 5900 Ultra and Radeon 9800 Pro are the best, right at the top of your price range. http://www6.tomshardware.com/graphic..._guide-12.html has more extensive tests of various cards. Do you have 8x agp on your mobo? Just wondering, since that would be what you need for max performance from any of the top boards.
THe all-in-wonder is nice, if you'll use all those features. If you just use your computer for gaming and computer stuff, you probably don't need it, just get a radeon pro or nvidia ultra, for best performance