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Powercolor Radeon 9700 All In Wonder. Cost £280 approx 10 years ago. Had an issue causing decreased performance in certain games such as Tiger Woods 2004 which in those days I liked to play a lot. Driver note was always "ATI Customer Care is aware of the situation and ATI is investigating the cause", but it never got fixed. It was good for displaying to my CRT TV which I did in those days. After 13 months it started artifacting in 3D games and eventually conked out. Guarantee was for one year!
    
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Nvidia 7950 GX2. BSOD, crash, error messages, instability, etc etc. Only headaches.

Worst card I have ever owned.
    
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Never really had a bad card, i've been lucky!

Only one to die was a Sparkle 8400GS 4 years ago.
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The CGA card that came in my Columbia Data Products computer way back in 1983.

16 colors at 320x200 resolution.
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Nvidia Geforce GT220. Awful performance and the circuit board came chipped -__-
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8600 GTS

I've been sold this card as a gamer card.
Turned out it was sluggish in every games I played even at low frown.gif
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worst dedicated gpu i ever owned was an ati 9600. but then i've only ever owned 3.
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Asus Radeon 9800XT. With all of the hype about how awesome the card was and how it had a better cooling system than other stock 9800xt's etc, you had to use an Asus utility instead of the overdrive that a normal 9800XT had with regular old factory drivers (dynamic "overclocking" from way back when). Whenever I tried to overclock my card just to hit the numbers that Overdrive enabled cards hit, I got artifacts like crazy, so it was slower than a stock 9800xt and considerably more expensive. I've never owned another Asus card since then, although a few asus motherboards.

I buy normal people's graphics cards now. Not worth the extra coin for something special that doesn't necessarily clock any better than everybody else's cards do.
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I had to cope with a Geforce 210 for over a year.
Man, that was HELL... Couldn't even run Source games on max settings at 1440x900.
     
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