Which Graphics Card

Discussion in 'Graphics Cards' started by kreation, Jun 10, 2003.

  1. kreation

    kreation OSNN Junior Addict

    I would like to buy a new Graphics card, but I don't know much about which card and which make to go for.

    I only want to spend about £100 and I would like to be able to connect an LCD screen to it.

    I have looked around at prices and I can get the follwoing cards for my budget.

    Radeon 7500, 8500le, 9000, 9100, 9200
    Geforce MX440se, TI4200, Ti500, FX5200

    Apologies if I have made an error on any of the card names above.

    I think all the above are 8x AGP and they all have 128mb.

    Ideally I would really like a dual head card, but I've only got £100 so I don't know what I can get for the money.

    Any help or recommendations would be appreciated.

    Many thanks in advance.
  2. Sazar

    Sazar F@H - Is it in you? Staff Member Political User Folding Team

    Between Austin and Tampa
    the fastest of the lot is going to be the gf4 ti 4200... followed by the 8500le/9100/9200 which are basically the same thing... so lets consider them to be the same... :)

    they should be dual head... I know the radeons are and the gf4 ti 4200 should be as well.. perhaps depends which one you get :)
  3. Shamus MacNoob

    Shamus MacNoob Moderator Political User

    L'Ile Perrot Quebec
    By duel head if you mean able to connect 2 moniters yes the Ti4200 128mb 8x is has both a dvi and a crt with a crt/dvi converter well MSI offers that on their cards ;)

    And for the price its hard to beat the Ti4200 imho
  4. kreation

    kreation OSNN Junior Addict

    Many thanks, I think the Ti4200 is the one I'll go for.