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Ok guys, i had my eVGA 8800 GTX 768mb but i sold it, hehehe...i needed the money...now i dont have a video card, though i have my p5n32-sli and everything else...

i played oblivion, cs, FEAR, HL2, and etc etc...im using my sis laptop which doesnt have ANY GAMES AT ALL....should i buy 8800 GTS 640mb or wait until Q4 to see if Nvidia drops the prices of the 8800 GTX?...

dunno what to do...
post #2 of 27
if you need money get a job, dont sell a perfectly good card -_-
post #3 of 27
Buy a temporary card for the moment.

Make sure it is EVGA then within 3 months if you want to upgrade you can

This allows you to save the money.
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i needED the money and they gave me a lot more than what it costed...
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get like a 7600gt or something to hold you over till you can get a better card
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Originally Posted by IcedEarth View Post
Buy a temporary card for the moment.

Make sure it is EVGA then within 3 months if you want to upgrade you can

This allows you to save the money.
it comes the question...which one? one that can handle at least Oblivion at 1280x1024...or 1600x1400
post #7 of 27
my old radeon x700 even did that. go with the 7600gt as mentioned.
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7600 GT will support full AA at good resolution with good frame rate?
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oh yeah, I have a 7600 GS and it handles everything at max for ANY game I play. UT 2004, quake 4, doom3, fear, oblivion etc..
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Quote:
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it comes the question...which one? one that can handle at least Oblivion at 1280x1024...or 1600x1400
the 7600GT would cripple with Full AA at them res

My card only just handles it.

How much money do you have to spend on a card at the moment?

I suggest something along the lines of a 7900GS to hold you off.

This will not play oblivion at max though.

Nevaz i highly doubt your 7600gs willplay oblivion at max, what res are you playing at?
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