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Old October 4, 2008, 01:56 PM
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Originally Posted by 3.0charlie View Post
He still wishes to have a video card, just in case. And I have converted him to folding, when the HTPC is not in use...

Then he needs a 280....... :)

Seriously though... if he's basically getting a card just for the sake of getting a card, wouldn't one of the $100 8800GT sales suit?

Or since it's an HTPC, what about a passively cooled card like this one... NCIX.com - Buy ASUS GeForce 8500GT PCI-E 459MHZ 512MB 128BIT 667MHZ DDR2 VGA DVI HDTV Out Silent Passive Video Card - EN8500GT SILENT MG/HTP/512M In Canada. ?
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