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Old 01-25-2006, 06:02 PM   #1
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hello i need help with purchasing a graphics card under 200 dollars i need a pci bus and if u dont have enough wt power for the graphics card does it affect it bad but tell me will i need anything for my new graphics card i was looking at this one?

PNY VCG66256XPB Geforce 6600 256MB 128-bit DDR PCI Express x16
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The PCI bus does not support PCI-Express. PCI-Express is completely different. DOn't get the buses confused!
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hello i need help with purchasing a graphics card under 200 dollars i need a pci bus and if u dont have enough wt power for the graphics card does it affect it bad but tell me will i need anything for my new graphics card i was looking at this one?

PNY VCG66256XPB Geforce 6600 256MB 128-bit DDR PCI Express x16

Do you need PCI or PCI Express?
For under 200 you can get the GeForce 6800GS or the Radeon 800 GTO for a little less.
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