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@Julian Yes, the available PCI graphics cards are not "state of the art" when looking at them from a PC gamer's point of view - nobody said so. However, for the overwhelming majority of things the cards are "good enough", and they are - contrary to what you said before - still widely and cheaply available.

In any case, they are still vastly superior to any solution that MicroDigital ever pretended to come up with "real soon now".

Why do you think the Matrox MMS cards are "outdated"? They have unique features, and are therefore priced accordingly. If you want something cheap, go for a G450 Millenium.

And speaking of "outdated": you surely saw the PCI Matrox Parhelia HR256? 3840x2400 anyone?

To sum it up: relying on PCI for graphic cards is not ideal, but good and cheap. Relying on hot air is braindead.

 is a RISC OS Userhubersn on 17/03/04 6:15PM
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