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Old 10-09-2005, 01:04 PM   #1
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Default in need of a better video card, Brooklyn NY area

hey guys, well im not really that much of a computer buff, well im not at all but yeah some guy made me a computer and was claiming that this computer performs great and will not have any problems running all the recent game title's with ease and what not. Well for a few days this was true, playing different first person shooters, and strategy games and what not, but when i installed my number one most favorite game, World of Warcraft, basically the only game i play now. But yeah game appearance is choppy, what i mean by this is that during game play, even not in motion in game parts of the screen gets all broken up, a chunk gets taken out of the screen, the best way to explain this is picture a still picture and imagine multiple shards/long spikes appear on the screen in multiple areas over and over ruining the picture. If you are wanting to know what i have...this is what i have

Name NVIDIA GeForce FX 5700VE
PNP Device ID PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_0344&SUBSYS_00000000&REV_A1\4&1FE B96E4&0&0008
Adapter Type GeForce FX 5700VE, NVIDIA compatible
Adapter Description NVIDIA GeForce FX 5700VE
Adapter RAM 256.00 MB (268,435,456 bytes)
Installed Drivers nv4_disp.dll
Driver Version
INF File oem6.inf (nv4_NV3x section)
Color Planes 1
Color Table Entries 4294967296
Resolution 1280 x 1024 x 75 hertz
Bits/Pixel 32
Memory Address 0xDE000000-0xDEFFFFFF
Memory Address 0xC0000000-0xCFFFFFFF
IRQ Channel IRQ 16
I/O Port 0x000003B0-0x000003BB
I/O Port 0x000003C0-0x000003DF
Memory Address 0xA0000-0xBFFFF
Driver c:\windows\system32\drivers\nv4_mini.sys (, 3.29 MB (3,454,656 bytes), 8/18/2005 1:15 PM)

and this is the requirements of the game that i play all the time:

Windows® System 98/ME/2000/XP OS:

800 MHz or higher CPU.
256 MB or more of RAM.
32 MB 3D graphics card with hardware Transform and Lighting, such as GeForce 2 or better.
4 GB or more of available hard drive space.
DirectX® 9.0c or above.
A 56k or higher modem with an Internet connection

Basically this thread is to ask anyone that if they have a much better video card for sale or have any recommendations of video cards that is best suited for my game. If you are wanting to know what i use my computer for is, basically a gaming pc, i just want a great performing video card that will work well with my 19 inch lcd very well, nothing too fancy and expensive because i dont want anything that costs an arm and a leg and will be outdated or be outperformed by a new one. please help me

please email me at pnoirn721@yahoo.com
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