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Old 08-24-2005, 01:53 AM   #1
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help me pick an old video card


Hi guys,

I am thinking of fixing another box using by scavenging some old parts, well just for fun.

I have:

- ATI 3D Rage Pro Turbo
- ATI Rage IIC
- Creative TNT2 M64

I have been trying too google their specifications and comparison but no luck. They seem to be budget cards from similar era, not that I expect them to give decent 3D performance, but which of them should I pick here?

Thanks.
 
Old 08-24-2005, 02:23 AM   #2
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Decided to go with the TNT2 as it seems to have more video ram thus likely it is newer.

Thanks for reading.
 
Old 08-24-2005, 09:47 AM   #3
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good call.

the tnt riva is an nvidia based card and so much easier to get 3d working with than an Ati example
 
Old 08-26-2005, 11:29 AM   #4
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Yep, I am used to configuring ATI cards and am surprised that it is much simpler than what I use to do.

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