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Old 9th Jun 2001, 04:50 AM   #1
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Question What's the best video card for Unreal 2

I'm buying a new computer, maybe a 1.5Ghz or so. What's the best video card and sound card to buy for gaming now? I'm especally interested in getting the best video card to play Unreal 2 when it comes out. Thanks.
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Old 9th Jun 2001, 12:48 PM   #2
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Well the best card right now is obviously a GeForce 3. I'd get one from Elsa (Gladiac 920). As for a sound card, just get a Sound Blaster live Value.
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Old 9th Jun 2001, 08:10 PM   #3
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What seems like the best video card for U2 now, won't be the best by the beginning of next year when the game hits store shelves.

I have a feeling that 1.5 ghz and a Geforce 3 will run U2 great. But a whole lot can change in half a year of PC gaming.
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Old 10th Jun 2001, 05:50 AM   #4
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Release date for U2 ?

Does anybody know of the release date for U2 yet?
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Old 11th Jun 2001, 10:42 AM   #5
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Legend folks have repeatedly stated that U2 will play fine (not minimum reqs) on a pIII600 with a GeForce2 and will really rock with a GeForce3. Hope this holds true when the game goes retail.

It does have a min req of a card that can handle T&L.
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Old 11th Jun 2001, 06:04 PM   #6
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They said P450/GPU card.
Personally, I prefer ATi's image quality, but if you even THINK I'm going to get into ATi vs. nVidia, you're nuts.
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Old 15th Jun 2001, 03:41 AM   #7
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well from what i heard..take the GF3

ATM it rocks the most, and it will at least rock for the next half year ( after that know gPU's dont live long )
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