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Re: GPU Suggestions for a DAW Built from Otherwise Recycled Parts?

Postby il Padrino » Fri Apr 22, 2011 6:24 pm

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Nvidia-Quadro-4-NVS-285-128MB-PCI-E-dual-Video-card-DVI-/260755950783?pt=UK_Computing_Computer_Components_Graphics_Video_TV_Cards_TW&hash=item3cb6440cbf#ht_2546wt_732

I have used these cards on builds for years. Passive cooling. Dual dvi outputs rather than the split dvi/vga, so if you're using 2 screens, ensure both have DVI inputs. It might seem obvious, but best to point it out. If you look further on Ebay you will also find the card WITH a VGA and DVI however.

As you were running a G550, then this Quadro 285 model will match and surpass the resolutions offered by the Matrox. I know as used to use the G550, and then switched to these.
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Re: GPU Suggestions for a DAW Built from Otherwise Recycled Parts?

Postby Pete Kaine » Tue Apr 26, 2011 9:18 am

Or if buying new pretty much any PCI-E GFX card starting from £20.
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