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Ryuami
12-07-2003, 07:03 AM
I just want to know what would be the best the best kind of video card I would need to buy?
It would really help.

Ryuami
12-07-2003, 07:03 AM
I just want to know what would be the best the best kind of video card I would need to buy?
It would really help.

sutsujsti
12-07-2003, 07:43 AM
I use a radion ati 9000 pro 128 meg and I have no trouble playing the game. I think its the 128 meg that helps!!! not the name brand! also I set my page file on its own partition and as big as you can I use 1500 meg, but I have the room to spair!
ram 512 is also nice

Ryuami
12-09-2003, 06:27 PM
so maby it is not the name brand but how much 'meg' it has?
I have Intel
I was not very

Ryuami
12-09-2003, 06:29 PM
oops sry about that I accident;y press enter >.< anyway when I bought my comp i had no idea about computers like I do so I got a Intel Celeron which is horrible -.- and 128 RAM wich does not help and a Low Intel Video Card
So I still need some help with what to get
I will get alot of money from CHristmas ^^
so it would help if I could get some help with what I could get

Capt_Kneebone
12-09-2003, 06:40 PM
You need to do at least two things...get some more memory for your computer; 512Mb makes a big difference in this game. I got a Radeon 9600 card with 128MB graphics memory; not the cheapest but not the dearest. It runs Uru with all graphics settings at maximum. The one I got was made by Gigabyte, came with 3 free full games and Power DVD and so was very good value. Warning: check out the specification and type of AGP slot (max speed 2X or 4X or 8X) in your computer before buying the card as different AGP speed cards have different keys (cut-outs) in the slot so they don't all fit.

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PrdAmrican
12-09-2003, 11:39 PM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by Ryuami:
I just want to know what would be the best the best kind of video card I would need to buy?
It would really help.<HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

Hehe, well best has a lot to do with how much you want to spend.... currently, I think the ATI Radeon 9800 XT is the fastest... but also one of the most expensive.

I play Uru on two different machines... my Sony laptop which has a Radeon 9000 in it, and my desktop which had a Radeon 7500 "all-in-wonder". I recently upgraded to a Radeon 9600 XT. Uru worked on all of these with no problems whatsoever graphically. I originally bought an nVidia gForce 4 for my desktop, but could not get it to work in my gaming pc... so I stuck it into one of my other machines. I have not tried Uru on it, but I have no doubt it will work also.

Good places to check for info are www.tomshardware.com, (http://www.tomshardware.com) www.techtv.com, (http://www.techtv.com) and www.anandtech.com... (http://www.anandtech.com).
Good luck!

Srikandi
12-10-2003, 12:24 AM
You really do need a "name brand" video card, that is, one with either a ATI Radeon or NVidia GeForce chipset. Each chipset offers specific features, and game programmers program around the features on the biggest selling brands, which would be these two.

This is specified on the box. Always take a close look at the system specs with a new game.