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Guess wut? Graphic Card problems again!

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Offline Strelok Holmes

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Yep, it's been close to four, five months and it already seems i gotta replace my graphics card. Seem's after a while (randomly) it likes to rip materials and skins from the games i play and apply them to something that shouldnt have it. If that wern't bad enough, lettering and a few images become blocky  and distorted. So, i dont know if i have to somehow underclock,or overlock it

Hell, for the two week's my net died i played ES:Oblivion for two weeks straight on high. Now, that's where i think the graphic's card is dying comes in. I played that game like crazy on high graphics untill one day.... The graphic's go negative color, and the text ends up like the same thing in garrys mod.

So, i ask to you all... heeeeeeelp! Some how damn it, i dunno how but just heeeelp!

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CPU:AMD Athlon(tm) 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 5400+
CPU Speed: 2.81 GHz Performance Rated at: 5.62 GHz
RAM: 2.0 GB
Microsoft Windows XP
GeForce 9500 GT(galaxy)
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I see it's a 9000 Series card theres your problem. That whole series is bugged to shit with defaults.. Believe it or not the Manufacturing company purposely sent a shipment of shitty faulty cards fortunately for me I have gone through six RMA cards within one year good fun right? Stay away from the 9000 Series I suggest going and investing your money into a 8800 GT or GTS if you can find one. Had no problems with that card for a whole year.
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Offline Strelok Holmes

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aw balls. Well, luckly i've found what i need on new egg...
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814125077&cm_re=8800-_-14-125-077-_-Product

Now only to get the dosh in order to buy and ship it.

*Jumbles a styrophome cup in peoples faces *CHANGE!?!
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Remember to do lot's of research before buying something it will save you future headaches :P.
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I have an Nvidia Galaxy 9600 GT, and it has served me well for ... around a year now. It can play almost all my games on maximum settings (Excluding Crysis, I can play that on mostly high).
The 9500gt is a mere budget graphics card; I doubt it was intended for all out gaming like you're currently doing.

9600 Gt is actually very good, but I recommend getting the 9800 or a GTX 275 / higher to keep up with all these demanding games coming out.

The 9 series is very good. You just picked the wrong card.
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Aye, my brother recently bought at GTZ 275 before thanks giving. Being the cunt that he is, he showed it to be bragging about how he can play CoD:MW2 without any problems what so ever.
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Try updating Nvida, whenever i have problems, it normally means the drivers are out of date.
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Aye, my brother recently bought at GTZ 275 before thanks giving. Being the cunt that he is, he showed it to be bragging about how he can play CoD:MW2 without any problems what so ever.
Your brother is silly, my LAPTOP can run MW2 on full without problems.
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