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Re: [SLE] Best graphics card?
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Yes, and if you ever intend home theater, do not get an NVidia. They are
fuzzy, compared to Radeon.

Also from that perspective, the ATI8500 has serious gamma problems.
For home theater, for the time being, most-liked are the 7200 and 7500, in
that order.


On Tuesday, 16 April 2002 8:43, you wrote:
> * Kaare Rasmussen <kar@xxxxxxxxxxx> [Apr 16. 2002 15:29]:
> > I think it's time to get a new machine. SuSE 8.0 comes with exciting 3D
> > games :-)
> >
> > But what is the "best buy" for a graphics card? My hardware friends tell
> > me about
> >
> > ATI Radeon. Should be powerful compared to the price
> > GForce 2. Not as good as Gforce 3, but cheaper
> > GForce 3. Very fast but expensive
> > GForce 4. ???
>
> I would stay away from nVidia chips completely and use Matrox. Maybe the
> performance is not as good, but with Linux you stay clear of all that
> stupid, senseless, buggy binary-driver-only hell.

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