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I am throwing together a wee wimpy rig in a mini HP case for a friend to ease his CS 1.6 addiction. I have read the minimum requirements and they're like 500Mhz, 96MB RAM, 16MB Video card. So far the system is at 700Mhz(Celereon) with 256MB and one of the cards that I have sitting in a box.

The choosing is between: (All AGP)
RIVA TNT64 (Low Profile)
GeForce2MX (VGA+S-Video Out)
Quadro2 (only actively cooled card out of the bunch) *DVI connector leads me towards this one even though its not a "Gaming" card.
Matrox G400 16MB (Dual VGA out)

I'm hoping to get an answer before I install every one to find out for myself...

Thanks guys!
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I think the GeForce or Quardo will work.
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thanks, someone!?
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i say Geforce 2
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GeForce2MX (VGA+S-Video Out)

What type is it? Geforce 2 MX? and how much MB's
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Geforce 2 no doubt...
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Geforce 2
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post #8 of 24
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Check out the chart near the bottom.http://www.nvnews.net/previews/quadro2/quadro2.shtml

Some food for thought, the Quadro 2 is the PRO version. "The Quadro2 Pro is a high end solution with an estimated price of approximately $1000" Whoa!

http://cgi.ebay.com/Nvidia-Geforce2M...QQcmdZViewItem

Tts that^ card with half as many memory chips on it..I'm gonna call it 32MB
post #9 of 24
geforce2. I bought that card when it first came out and it lasted me like 5 years playing every new game. only reason i got rid of it is because it stopped working.
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post #10 of 24
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GeForce2MX 32MB it is, thanks guys!
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