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EDIT: Whoops, didnt realise the camera was on such a high setting, my bad.

I cant believe this.

My boss didnt want this, so he just gave me it. I know its old, but its such a better improvement on the 128Mb GForce 4 MX 440 that i had. The FPS is unbelievable. heres an example:

Im playing Quake 4 atm, alot, and whith the GF$, it was bareley playable on minumum settings at 640x480... Now i have it at 1024x768, with all settings on, and its smooth as silk.

Also, in CSS, b4 i was getting like 20-30 FPS MAX! now im getting minumum 80+, sometimes 130+!!!

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Im so happy that ive finally got a half reasonable graphics card
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nice congrats
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Congratulaions man
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thanks alot guys
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WOW congrats man! That must have been a huge upgrade. I remember when I went from my FX5200 to a 6800LE (which was running at Ultra specs), it was the best graphics card I could get at that time and I didn't pay much for it, and then I decided (actually it was a mistake) to put too little thermal paste on while remounting it so it died

Good luck, and avoid killing it! It sucks going back to a slower card.
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WOW congrats man! That must have been a huge upgrade. I remember when I went from my FX5200 to a 6800LE (which was running at Ultra specs), it was the best graphics card I could get at that time and I didn't pay much for it, and then I decided (actually it was a mistake) to put too little thermal paste on while remounting it so it died

Good luck, and avoid killing it! It sucks going back to a slower card.
lol, well i wont be playing with this too much, so i dont think there will be any risk of it dying anytime soon and if it does, then i dont have damn desktop again, because i gave my GF4 to a friend coz his died and he needed a replacement one
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post #7 of 34
Congrats thats a huge upgrade! Have fun with it! All you need to do now is get another stick of 512mb for $30 and you'll have a decent gaming rig.
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woot congrats mang. SM 3.0 FTW!! :')
    
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other than it is a XFX....congrats! Cannot beat the price.
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awesome! can't beat XFX!
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