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    Can integrated cut it? Or do I need a vid card?

    Hey folks...sorry to ask, searching yielded slim to none results, and the google searches are all ancient and irrelevant...and I have little experience with laptops...so: Is integrated graphics any decent these days? Can it scrape by BF2/2142 at low res with eye candy on low, possibly...
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    Quality vs Quantity (fps)

    So folks, just wondering who has input on trading IQ for FPS. As many know, there has been discussion of ATI's superior default image quality vs Nvidia's default quality. Myself, I upgraded from a 7900gs to a 7900gto just recently, and chose to crank and tweak the IQ settings for max IQ, at...
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    Will this be enough?

    Well, for my rig in my sig I've got a Fortron 450 watt PSU with two 18A rails...its running everything I have just fine, and I was wondering....will this PSU be able to handle another 7900GS for SLI? Seems like a long shot, but the only requirements I can find for the 7900gs ask for 350w...
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    Ut-oh...

    So...I have a new build, e6400 on a ECS nForce 570 Slit-A SLI mobo (supports 533/667 ram)...and methinks I'm having serious ram troubles... I have one 1GB stick of Kingston HyperX PC2-5400 DDR2 675 ram...with 'stock' timings of 4-4-4-10 @ 1.8v... confirmed this with kingston tech support...
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    New Build, need help!

    Hey folks! Just got the parts in: ECS nForce 570 Slit-A SLI mobo Core 2 Duo E6400 Kingston Hyperx 1GB PC2-5400 DDR2-675 Ram (4-4-4-10 @1.8v) Seagate Barracuda 250gb Sata2 HD XFX 7900GS XT Vid card Pioner DVD Burner Xion2 Case Fortron 450watt PSU Now...problem being, once all built...
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    7900GS coolers?

    Hey folks...just got new system built: ECS nForce 570 SLI Mobo Core 2 Duo E6400 1 gig Kingston pc5400 DDR2-667 SATA2 250GB HD Fortron 450w PSU and...of course...ran out of money, went with the XFX 7900GS XT... first thing, this is HUGE upgrade to my old system, still in...
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    Flickering Screen - Video card or screen prob?

    So...had my 6800gs for some time now working fine with CRT...now i have benq FP91G+ 19" lcd...worked fine at first, but now its starting to flicker (about 15-20% of the time). Monitor is about 2 months old. Accompanying the flickering is a clicking noise that can be heard from the back of the...
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    6800GS W/ Accelero X1 overclock question!

    Hey folks, I'm pretty new to the world of overclocking, though I have been building machines since I was in diapers...anywho... I recently got an Accelero X1 for my PNY 6800 GS AGP (unlocked to full 16/6). Upon installation, I was amazed by the 15 degree C drop in temps, which allowed me to...
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