1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  2. Competitor rules

    Please remember that any mention of competitors, hinting at competitors or offering to provide details of competitors will result in an account suspension. The full rules can be found under the 'Terms and Rules' link in the bottom right corner of your screen. Just don't mention competitors in any way, shape or form and you'll be OK.

    Dismiss Notice

graphics card again

Discussion in 'Graphics Cards' started by dalex, 14 May 2006.

  1. dalex


    Joined: 14 Jan 2005

    Posts: 810

    Location: gatesheed(gods country)

    how come the graphics for a pc is one of the most confusing things to get your head around
    i want a new graphics card ,so i updated to asrock dual to keep my 9700 pro for a little longer ,now i need to upgrade but it gets more confusing everytime i look around for one
    in short i need some recommends
    budget £150 - 200 max agp or pcie
    currently 8 pixel pipes and i would like to double that to 16 pixel pipes
    or do i wait for dx10 ??
    dizzy dave
    :D :D :D :D
  2. easyrider


    Joined: 24 Dec 2005

    Posts: 39,772

    Location: Autonomy

    ati X1800 @ £170
    7900 GT AT £190

  3. LoadsaMoney


    Joined: 8 Jul 2003

    Posts: 29,706

    Location: In a house

    Yup, but get the x1800 at £170, faster than the GT and cheaper. :)
  4. Mikey1280

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 1 Jan 2006

    Posts: 1,526

    Location: South East London

    Last edited: 14 May 2006
  5. Conman


    Joined: 23 Apr 2006

    Posts: 152

    Btw x1800 is not 170 anymore the price just went up to 176... sorry
  6. LoadsaMoney


    Joined: 8 Jul 2003

    Posts: 29,706

    Location: In a house

    Oh yeah its gone up a fiver. :p