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new graphics card - help!

Discussion in 'Graphics Cards' started by paganpete, 6 Mar 2006.

  1. paganpete


    Joined: 16 Nov 2005

    Posts: 10

    Hi all,

    I am looking for a new graphics card – max spend is £100, my current system is an Athlon XP 2200 with 1.5 gb ram and an nvidia 6200 (256mb) which does not seem to be very good at BF 2 at all.

    It will be an AGP card – mainly used for battlefield 2 (online) can I have your best recommendations please (ATI or Nvidia – not bothered as long as I get good results with it)!

    Will a better card beef the game up for me?

    Also, is a gaming mouse worth getting?


  2. paradigm


    Joined: 26 Aug 2003

    Posts: 36,647

    Location: Staffordshire

    2nd hand X800 would be a good start.

    As far as gaming mice go, I love my MX518
  3. Frippy


    Joined: 31 Jan 2006

    Posts: 296

    My mate is in the same boat and is twixed between the 6800XT and the 6600GT.
  4. testa12


    Joined: 25 Jan 2006

    Posts: 345

    I'm not sure any card for £100 will be good for any modern game unless the card is 2nd hand