[ut2003io] TNT2 on Linux
david at hedbor.org
Mon Sep 30 15:42:20 EDT 2002
Bryan Field-Elliot <bryan_lists at netmeme.org> writes:
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> Thanks. I paid $55 for the TNT2 card at CompUSA. Obviously I don't know
> shit about graphics cards, but then again, neither should the UT2003
> README assume otherwise. That was my point.
Eeek. :-) That is really expensive. Here's some numbers from
pricewatch.com just give you an idea on "cheapest" prices today. Of
course, pricewatch prices are usually a bit lower than you could
reasonably expect to pay, but still, it should give you an idea.
In general CompUSA has prices surpassing "insane" (how about $15 for
a gender changer that cost $2 at Walmart for example)...
$223 - GeForce4 TI 4600
$187 - GeForce4 TI 4400
$119 - GeForce4 TI 4200
$119 - GeForce4 TI 4200 128MB
$97 - GeForce4 MX 460
$86 - GeForce4 MX 440 128MB
$58 - GeForce4 MX 440 64MB
$57 - GeForce4 MX 420
$112 - GeForce3 TI 500
$78 - GeForce3 TI 200
$258 - GeForce3 Deluxe
$97 - GeForce3
$208 - GeForce2 Ultra 64MB
$50 - GeForce2 TI 64MB
$69 - GeForce2 TI 32MB
$89 - GeForce2 Pro 64MB
$37 - GeForce2 MX400 64MB
$40 - GeForce2 MX400 32MB
$41 - GeForce2 MX200 64MB
$26 - GeForce2 MX200 32MB
$60 - GeForce2 GTS 64MB
$35 - GeForce2 GTS 32MB
$25 - TNT2 32MB
$20 - TNT2 16MB
$14 - TNT2 8MB
> I'll go exchange it for a Geforce2 this afternoon.
> Thanks for the other performance tips - I have a 1Gz Athlon, 768MB RAM.
> Should be adequate.
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