Grinding noises from my Video Card?
eric at emstraffic.com
Thu Sep 15 09:50:05 MDT 2005
Hans Fugal wrote:
>Funny, I've had nothing but good luck with my ATI cards and nothing but
>bad luck with NVIDIA cards I've used. But then I never go for the latest
>and greatest and that might have something to do with it.
>But isn't it interesting that a not-latest-and-greatest ATI works well
>for me but a not-latest-and-greatest NVIDIA still has issues? I think
>there might be a reason for that, left as an excercise for the reader.
Brand choice or bad luck (which I am more then familiar with when it
comes to computer hardware) would be my only guess. I've used both ATI
and NVIDIA cards and think they are both just swell. I never get the
latest and greatest either as I can't justify the price. But as long as
I stick to the brands I love (ASUS and MSI mostly) I am always OK. I do
prefer NVIDIA just for their drivers and software though. I think
that's really the only thing they have above ATI.
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