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The title says it all.

Which is your favorite video card you've ever owned?

Was there a particular one, which at the time, rocked your socks?!

My choice is somewhere between my Matrox Millennium G200 8MB and my short-lived Radeon 9700PRO.

Your turn
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VooDoo 3, baby.

Also, Radeon 9550Pro, you could overclock that thing like crazy.
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Intel 945GM. It played games that everyone said it couldnt, and at good framerates.
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Originally Posted by GibbyGano View Post
VooDoo 3, baby.
Agreed
    
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Thirded on the VooDoo 3.
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Probably the first descrete video card I purchased, my Hercules Dynamite 128/Video (ET6000 chipset), going from 30fps @ 320x240 in Quake (the first one) to 45fps @ 640x480 was incredible.

Second favorite would be my 9500 non-pro that I flashed to a 9700.
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BFG FX5950Ultra still running this in my downloader its a badass card and my old Voodoo3
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This 8800GT is the best, for the time, card I have owned. I had an x800GT that was behind the times (x1800XTX was top of the line at the time) and an x1950Pro that performed well, but didn't OC. This card performs very well at almost everything, plus I can OC it better than any of the ATI cards I've owned.
    
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post #9 of 149
Either my eVGA 6600GT which hit 90C when overclocked, but is still chugging along in my little sister's computer. It was my first good video card, and I was awed at the DX9 effects in HL2. (I had previously only played it with an MX440) I will never get rid of it. =D

Orrrrrr... my now dead (RIP) vModded 7900GT with the VF900. Thing was whisper quiet, fast as hell, and overclocked like mad. Sure, it couldn't do HDR and AA at the same time, but the only game I played with real HDR was oblivion, so I didn't care. =D I was so sad when it died and I had to replace it with a damn X1950XT, which I despised.


Pretty happy with my 8800GTS, but it lacks the magic of those two cards.
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My eVGA 7600GT. That thing overclocked like a monster, it played every game I ever threw at it.
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