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Old 05-04-09, 10:07 AM   #17
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Default Re: I have $400 for a new video card.....

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Originally Posted by Kemo View Post
I'll make it easier:

ATI/AMD=Image quality
nVidia=Performance

based on my experience that's a true statement.

Have some patience. New 45nm ATI cards are due this Summer and from nvidia this Fall. Patience is key when shopping for video cards. I paid $650 for one 8800 GTX (at release) and $250 for another one 2 years later.
Did you mean performance as in compatibility issues & driver support?

I paid $200 for my 4850 when they first hit, not the replacement is like $125 or so, its just the way computer equipment goes.
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