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hi my grand mother has a pc but no good video card

i kinda boosted his pc

now its a

intel celeron
2.70 ghz
752 mo ram
windows xp
sound blaster live 24!
and im looking for a video card of a good prices around 100$ no more.
if possible 256 mb
in nvidia or ati.
give your opinion about which model i should buy her.
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post #2 of 13
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102673
Is your grandma a hard core gamer? lol
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post #3 of 13
You could find a 9800xt or something im sure. or maybe a 6600gt maybe... those would be more than enough for a grandma. you could even play some games when you visit.
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post #4 of 13
If all she does is surf the net, you can find a cheap card for like $30, like a MX4400, pretty much bare bottom, I actually have one lying around somewhere, and I'll just give it to you if I can find it

It's PCI, so it'll work in any computer
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post #5 of 13
Radeon 9250 i picked one up for my moms rig for 40CAD works great for what she does with it
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post #6 of 13
Quote:
Originally Posted by Creeping Death
hi my grand mother has a pc but no good video card

i kinda boosted his pc
grand mother...his pc???
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post #7 of 13
^^^ this also ocnfused me
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post #8 of 13
yea that was the first thing i noticed lol
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post #9 of 13
Quote:
Originally Posted by Retrospekt
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102673
Is your grandma a hard core gamer? lol
lol

does she have agp or pci-e or pci

for agp there is a evga 6600gt on tigerdriect for 109 after rebate and also for the pci-e you could find one on newegg for 100. for pci get her fx5500
post #10 of 13
wait, shes a hermaphrodite
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