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Radeon X1900 G5 Mac Edition 256MB PCI Express
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MacsGalor
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Nov 21, 2006, 07:32 PM
 
I'm looking to upgrade my Dual 2.7 G5's graphics card which currently has a ATI Radeon 9650 in it.

I came across this one and wonder if anyone has any experience with it. I mainly want a better card for gaming, thanks for any help..

Heres a link to it


http://shop.ati.com/product.asp?sku=...#MyGearSection
     
Mister Elf
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Nov 23, 2006, 03:10 PM
 
It won't work - the best card for your machine, which uses AGP, is the Radeon X800XT Mac Edition. They're rather expensive...
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Dec 5, 2006, 03:59 AM
 
I second the request for user experiences. Anybody here have this upgrade? What do you think of it? I have a 6600 LE in my PCIe G5 and I'm wondering what kind of performance I can get in World of Warcraft with the upgrade...

best,
avanon
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