Re: Can Gigabyte GeForce 7600 GS 512MB AGP run 1080 movies ?
Linux doesn't have PureHD, it has VDPAU. And it's only supported on Geforce 8 and up. So, lolocat, you're out of luck.
Edit: Oh, I see you're buying a card. Well then, you're not out of luck. Just buy a Geforce 8 and you're set.