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I'm running mac osx and I was wondering if I should get a Ati card or an Nvidia one if my budget is around $100 and I don't do gaming and I run applications like final cut and premiere pro.
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Check card compatibility here
http://wiki.osx86project.org/wiki/index.php/HCL_10.5.2
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ericeod View Post
I would recommend Intel. As of 2 months ago, the 680i chipset was only capable of running a dual core with one of the cores disabled. The Intel chipset is a safe bet. As far as I know, the Gigabyte DS3 series P35 chipset board has proven to be a very compatible board.
Clarification please?
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Whatever works with OSX is what you should get...which is hardly anything...
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Amdkillsintel View Post
I don't do gaming and I run applications like final cut and premiere pro.
You couldnt game on mac even if you wanted to.
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Originally Posted by sublime0 View Post
You couldnt game on mac even if you wanted to.
Not everyone games Besides, if a mac has an Intel CPU, it can run Windows natively, therefore they can game.
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seeing as you already have an 8800GT and it's fully supported you're good to go.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Amdkillsintel View Post
Clarification please?
I don't get it either, I had a 680i SLI with an e6600 6 months ago, no cores disabled. Some clarification EricEOD lol? You're not the type of guy to make these mistakes lol.
    
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