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Alright so i was browsing kijiji for me mate and i found him a nice computer but the women claims the card is AMD/ATI and it has 1.5gb of ram now this is a first for me because i don't remember there ever beeing an AMD card with 1.5gb of ram.

This is why im asking you guys to see if you know of any. I will be taking a look at the system soon but it will save me from torturing myself trying to know what the card is
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The amount of vram means nothing about performance. There are GT610 nvidia htpc cards with 4GB of vram. It all depends on who makes it.
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i know the performance meens nothing i'm trying to figure out what Card it is and the only thing i have as a lead is its 1.5gb VRAM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Drakenxile View Post

i know the performance meens nothing i'm trying to figure out what Card it is and the only thing i have as a lead is its 1.5gb VRAM

actually they do. but on the right clocks. you shouldn't compare a 4GBRam two gens ago to a 2GRam current one. the gpu will bottleneck way before the ram is used.
what's your budget. maybe we can help you
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I guess it's only a 1GB card. How old is the system?
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I don't think there has ever been an ATI/AMD card with 1.5GB of vram.
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Quote:
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I don't think there has ever been an ATI/AMD card with 1.5GB of vram.

Thats why I'm guessing it's a 1GB card, getting 512MB from system ram.
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i think she means 1.5gb of system ram. a lot of these posters on non computer websites have no clue what theyre doing lol
 
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post #9 of 23
cant seem to locate any clear candidates in google for an ati 1.5gb card..

im leaning towards, this lady doesnt actualy know what it is.
post #10 of 23
hehe, could be that too.
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