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well i recently purchased an eVGA 6800GS, AGP of course, for 219 US dollars. Is this the best card i can get for AGP, are there PCI-e MoBos for micro cases? and would it be worth it to return my 6800GS, buy a PCI-e mobo and buy a PCI-e card? is PCI-e really that good?

what i also want to know is, will this card, with 2 GIGs of RAM and a 2.133GHz AMD processor, be able to run BF2 on high? and/or F.E.A.R.?
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pci-e isnt that its rilly that good its that everything is pci-e i would switch to pci-e asap and the 7800gs is the best agp card out there and 219$ sounds about right for a 6800gs anything i can help u with?
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ya read my edit
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o yes not a problem u might even get high/ultrahigh the 2gig of ram is whats helping you the most
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dude I run FEAR with 67FPS with everything on 1280x1024 on High...and I have 1gig and my x800gto2, I also run BF2 quite easily too.....
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also, what is ant-aliasing? because mine is off but i read on gamespy reviews that they have it on. will it speed my performance up?
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post #7 of 9
you cant use a 2600+ XP on a PCI-E mobo.
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post #8 of 9
7800GS is better.

Here is the 6800GS on Newegg, $225 with free shipping:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130264

But you don't really need to get PCI-E yet if you're happy with AGP. It isn't as fast as PCI-E, but if you are happy with it then there isn't really a reason to basically buy a new PC... you would have to get a new gfx card, mobo, and maybe new CPU unless you get the same socket.

The next PC you build you should get PCI-E though.
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post #9 of 9
definitely wont speed it up man..but it makes everything look better, takes away the jagged edges off things, and makes things look more realistic..i personally like the 6800gs agp because unlike me you can unlock the pipes and get pretty good clocks out of it..

you should be able to run those games no problems
    
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