Grafix Card

Which platform's best for photography? How much RAM do you really need? Discuss computer hardware here!

Moderators: Bob Andersson, Thomas, Bjorn van Sinttruije

Grafix Card

Postby Chris_Blackler » Sun Jan 24, 2010 4:44 pm

Can someone recommend one.

Need it to be duel output (also produce music so need duel screens) and be good enuff to show pics in half decent quality?

Any recommendations?
Chris_Blackler
 

Postby mikek75 » Sun Jan 24, 2010 5:24 pm

If you aren't fussed with 3D gaming performance this one should do the job of running dual displays. Image display quality is pretty much the same across the board for photos, the more expensive cards are really about 3d gaming performance. This ones about £50 and has dual DVI output.

http://www.ebuyer.com/product/190752

This one would be a better performer with faster memory in case you fancied a bit of light gaming! About £75.

http://www.ebuyer.com/product/167966

If you wait a few more weeks ATI should be releasing their budget 5xxx series cards which will give you DX11 support, but its not important other than being slightly more futureproof.
Image
Canon EOS 50D/EF-S 18-55mm IS/EF-S 55250mm IS/EF 50mm F1.8 II /Lowepro AW Slingshot 200/ Digital Ixus 860 IS

PC>Q6700/MSI P45 Zilent/6GB 800mhz DDR2/2x 4870 1GB/Samsung Spinpoint F1 500GB/Maxtor 200GB+80GB


My Flickr
User avatar
mikek75
 
Posts: 298
Joined: Sat Mar 28, 2009 1:38 pm
Location: Wiltshire, United Kingdom

Postby Chris_Blackler » Mon Jan 25, 2010 2:23 pm

Ok cheers
Chris_Blackler
 

Postby thelostswede » Thu Jan 28, 2010 11:05 am

Not to mention that the new ATI cards will support triple-output :wink:
thelostswede
 


Return to Computer hardware and operating systems

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest