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GeCube x800xl worth getting???

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As you can see in my specs my video card is holding me back...I want a better one but don't really feel like breaking the bank to do it...If this isn't worth the cash any recommendations would be outstanding...

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814241010
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post #2 of 11
It would be a HUGE upgrade over what you have, for sure. I have an X800XL on the system my wife uses and it plays all current games very well.
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I think the x1600/7600gt are at that price range. Let me check...
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...ice=&maxPrice=
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...ice=&maxPrice=

Both are about the same/better than the xl and have more features too.
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post #4 of 11
He needs an AGP card.... good job on the post though, nice suggestion.
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post #5 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by GomerPyle42
He needs an AGP card.... good job on the post though, nice suggestion.
Didn't see that, my bad. In that case the xl will do nicely.
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post #6 of 11
that xl is great. if you want sm3 then look into this
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814140067
6800 agp(unlockable to 16/6) for 140 after mir
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Thanks for all the replys...I'm pretty stoked now...
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Quote:
Originally Posted by uTunes
that xl is great. if you want sm3 then look into this
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814140067
6800 agp(unlockable to 16/6) for 140 after mir
The xl would pwn that card even if it has sm3.........
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post #9 of 11
X800XL, XT, GTO,GTO2 will allbe much better cards than you currently have and will play mosyt games with the "eye candy" turned on.

Or if your budget can stretch a bit further the X850XT, XTPE are also very good performing cards, not that i am biased
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Quote:
Originally Posted by uTunes
that xl is great. if you want sm3 then look into this
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814140067
6800 agp(unlockable to 16/6) for 140 after mir
The xl would pwn that card even if it has sm3.........
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