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All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New So as you see, i don't want to spend too much on a card. only an A64 3200+ nowt special, gonna bet a decent cooler and give that a little overclock whatever i do with the gfx card tho. Fold for UnitedGerbilNation, team 2630.

Top AvKn Gerbil Posts: 23 Joined: Fri Dec 29, 2006 3:27 pm Location: Philippines Contact: Contact AvKn ICQ Yahoo Messenger Quote #15 Sun Dec 31, 2006 8:29 am As for I figure all I really need to upgrade is the vid card, so that's pretty much my focus, but I haven't been keeping track of the vid card industry too much Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's IT stusser 2006-05-12 12:38:48 UTC #12 Buy a dell deal and add RAM and a 7600GT from newegg.

The 8600gts is more expensive, but still much better to justify the cost. Wish i could afford a bigger one but have a budget that i have to try and stick to :( I've seen on trademe some 6600gt's going for about $130. The higher the res the more ram would be beneficial especially for DX10 games coming out. "I am strong. Would i notice much difference between the Ti4200 and a 6600GT?.

Dell rate there PSU's on AVERAGE power rather than maximum power output.http://forums.us.dell.com/supportforums/board/message?board.id=dim_video&message.id=45483So it really is a 345watt PSUI haven't added anything to the Orignal dell except a 512mb ram and a Join Date Jul 2001 Location Spring Hill, FL Posts 5,177 Originally Posted by monroeski I'm thinking about upgrading my comp sometime soon. What would you do in my situation?. The performance difference between the 7600 and 7900 is substantial, whereas 1GB vs 2 GB - not so much.

On the computer I have now which is 4x AGP I went from a card like yours to a 6800 LE 128mb card which is 8x AGP. Overall looking to spend about $500 - $700. RJTX45 replied Feb 10, 2017 at 7:48 AM Possible corrupted drivers... Incapsula incident ID: 471000190105548292-302531217118921012 Benchmarks Hardware Community Support Store Forums Hall of Fame Register Remember Me?

only two games!! Useful Searches Recent Posts Menu Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Menu Log in Sign up AnandTech Forums: Technology, Hardware, Software, and Deals Home Forums > Hardware and Technology The 8800GTS 320MB is the sweet spot right now. If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

You might try to hold off the upgrade for 4-6 months and see what mid-range DX-10 cards hit the streets. https://community.futuremark.com/forum/showthread.php?41304-Upgrade-from-7600gt-to-x1900gt-for-%A350 Thanks for all the information, they have been a great help. I like playing call of duty and UT2004 and are hoping that it will make the game play better. AllenR85, Feb 6, 2008 #3 Compiler Joined: Oct 11, 2006 Messages: 5,855 The 8600GT is on par with the 7600GT.

AllenR85, Feb 6, 2008 #1 Gulo Luseus Joined: May 12, 2007 Messages: 2,416 An 8600 isnt that much better than a 7600, to be honest. I freaking crave RAM. My question is, in your opinion, what would be the cheapest card I could get where the money spent is worth the performance upgrade? Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc.

The x1800, will beat the 7600 anyday. Well, it will cost you more like $150 with just priority shipping, I ended up choosing the express guaranteed shipping, the normal priority is around $20, and the guaranteed is around it should be fine ......... Originally posted by: munky Check this out: Text A system with a 7600gt and even a 7900gt draws less power under load than an identical system with a 6600gt.

Latest: LTC8K6, Feb 10, 2017 at 7:51 AM CPUs and Overclocking Summit Ridge (Zen) Benchmarks Latest: bjt2, Feb 10, 2017 at 7:50 AM CPUs and Overclocking Trump and potential mental illness Have a 7600GT: Thinking of upgrading. I know the popular card right now is the 8800GT/GTS/GTX, but the price of that is just a little too much for me.

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I can always add more RAM later without losing my current RAM, but a video would need to be replaced... memphis05-05-2007, 02:06 AMA video upgrade will make a huge difference. i would take the X1800GTO over a 7600 anyday ...... unbongwah 2006-05-15 13:42:36 UTC #17 Sorry, maybe I stated my original point badly: as a general rule, you see a much bigger leap in game performance by going from one generation

I'm trying to stick within the 120-150 dollar range, so I thought about getting an 8600GT. For there to be a noticable jump in performance you'd have to go to a 7900GS/GT or a x1950pro. you'll be fine for now, but you should upgrade the psu as soon as you can after you get the 7600gt #2 yh125d, May 4, 2007 hans030390 Diamond Member Joined: Core i7 920, 3x2GB Corsair DDR3 1600, 80GB X25-M, 1TB WD Caviar Black, MSI X58 Pro-E, Radeon 4890, Cooler Master iGreen 600, Antec P183, opticals Top crazybus Minister of Gerbil

My computer has been fine for playing most games but on some newer titles i've been playing like Medieval 2 total war and Rise And Fall, My Computer is starting to I still prefer the S939 Athlon 64s to the Intels, but for this price range I don't believe there's a substantial difference in performance. You can read threads as a guest, but you have to register before you can post. Advanced Search Forum Hardware Specific Video Cards & Monitors Cheapest card that is worthwhile upgrade to 7600GT?

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