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I know this is kinda a dumb question, but what exactly is Vista? And if you decide to go to DX10, will you have to upgrade anything on your computer?
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vista is the new version of windows and to run dx10 you need a dx10 compliant card as the current cards dont support it and never will something to do with the chips.
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You might have to upgrade your powersupply depending on how good it is. The new cards are supposed to use a lot of power. You might have to upgrade your mobo if you haven't moved on to PCI-E.
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