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Old 12-11-2004, 12:59 PM   #1
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Im finally upgrading my badass pentium III to something that will scream.

AMD 3500+ 2000mhz system bus 939 socket
Abit AV8 VIA Socket 939
1 gig of corsair XM
9800 XT

I still not sure of what vid card i should get
I dont wanna get a nvidia though

what do you guys think
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Old 12-11-2004, 01:28 PM   #2
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if you don't want nvidia, then settle for any second best ati
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Old 12-11-2004, 01:29 PM   #3
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Im finally upgrading my badass pentium III to something that will scream.

AMD 3500+ 2000mhz system bus 939 socket
Abit AV8 VIA Socket 939
1 gig of corsair XM
9800 XT

I still not sure of what vid card i should get
I dont wanna get a nvidia though

what do you guys think
Looks nice but why don't you get a 64bit system?
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Old 12-11-2004, 03:03 PM   #4
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Looks nice but why don't you get a 64bit system?

what?
it is 64 bit
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Old 12-11-2004, 04:50 PM   #5
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McRadeon 9800, 5 lines only for ure sig
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Old 12-11-2004, 09:22 PM   #6
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Im finally upgrading my badass pentium III to something that will scream.

AMD 3500+ 2000mhz system bus 939 socket
Abit AV8 VIA Socket 939
1 gig of corsair XM
9800 XT

I still not sure of what vid card i should get
I dont wanna get a nvidia though

what do you guys think
The 9800xt uses the most power during boot up and idle, even more than the power hungry 6800 ultra. Other than that its a good card.
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