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ATI and NVidia In The Same PC

Discussion in 'Nvidia' started by Tim, Feb 3, 2006.

  1. Tim

    Tim Guest

    I'm considering getting a GeForce 6800GS video card, along with a TV tuner
    card based on ATI's Theatre 550 Pro chip. Is anyone using such a
    combination? I'm a bit leery about combining products from two rival
    companies, but apparently the 550 Pro is the chip to beat right now and I
    really prefer NVidia for gaming. TIA

    System Specs

    WinXP Pro, SP2
    Intel 865PERL motherboard
    3.0 GHz P4 (800MHz FSB)
    1 GB dual channel DDR SDRAM
    200 GB WD PATA HD
    ATI AIW 9600 Pro
    Pioneer 107D DVD Burner
     
    Tim, Feb 3, 2006
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  2. Tim

    Rick S. Guest

    You should ask on the ATI forums about that "chip to beat" claim.
    I've read dozens of horror stories about it.
     
    Rick S., Feb 3, 2006
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  3. Tim

    Tim Guest

    What have you read about it?
     
    Tim, Feb 3, 2006
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