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MSI FX5600 TD256

Discussion in 'Nvidia' started by NDF, Oct 20, 2003.

  1. NDF

    NDF Guest

    Just bought one of these cards thinking I would get a little improvement
    over my Radeon 8500, god was I disappointed.

    All the DX9 Demo's I downloaded ran so slow it almost seemed as though there
    was no movement.

    Even DX8 stuff ran slower than my Radeon 8500, very disappointing indeed.

    Why has nVidia release a line of cards with such poor performance,
    thankfully I can return mine, but how many have been fleeced with these
    budget DX9 cards ?

    I think I'll have to save up some more and think about a 5900 Ultra next

    NDF, Oct 20, 2003
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    Phil Guest

    You haven't learned any thing from this mistake yet !!! Why buy
    the 5900 when you can get the 9700 or 9800.
    Phil, Oct 20, 2003
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    Darthy Guest

    er... why not take back the card now... as shown.. 256mb video cards
    are a waste of money.

    $200 gets you a 5900 non ultra today, mail order. $300 a 5900Ultra
    (MSI - low noise, 28db).
    Darthy, Oct 21, 2003
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