graphics

  hi . need . help 17:33 08 Oct 2007
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Hello Again

I am about to buy computor and i would like to know which graphics card is best it is between:

128MB ATI® Radeon™ HD 2400 Pro graphics card
or
256MB NVIIDA® GeForce® 8300GS Turbocache graphics card

One has turbocache and one doesnt so what is best

Many thanks

  Totally-braindead 22:33 08 Oct 2007

I personally thing they are both rather poor and no real use for playing games - or not any of the newer ones anyway. Turbocache works by "borrowing" memory from the rest of the computer by the way. That means that whatever your computer has as its base memory you have to subtract the amount the graphics card uses. This might not be a problem if you have a large amount of memory but most PCs I have seen with Turbocache are budget systems with minimal memories and with the graphics "borrowing" the memory it makes them even slower.
It depends what you want the PC for. Both cards are poor. Depending on the spec of the PC one might be better than the other. Personally wouldn't have either of them as I play games.

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