FX 5200 worth it??

By Amitad ยท 5 replies
Mar 13, 2004
  1. Hi ,
    I have a GF 2 Mx 400 and was thinking of upgrading to FX 5200(128 RAM).Should I go in for it?I live in India and do not want to spend insane amounts of money on a vid card as vid cards are VERY expensive here(almost twice there price in USA).Is Fx 5200 better than GF 4 MX440?.
    Also if I want to go in for FX 5600 insted of FX 5200 will that be any better?
  2. Didou

    Didou Bowtie extraordinair! Posts: 4,274

  3. ---agissi---

    ---agissi--- TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,978   +15

    the FX5600 will be signifigantly better then the 5200 and your GF2MX400.
  4. lowman

    lowman TS Rookie Posts: 380

    I'm just going to wait and buy a NextGen card...I can suck it up for a while longer...
  5. intel is 4noobs

    intel is 4noobs TS Rookie

    yeah its better, but a gf ti is better than a 5200 fx.
    I would just wait for pci express and get one of those.
  6. PanicX

    PanicX TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 669

    PCI express is still a ways away and will also require a system board upgrade. Not to mention that prices will be high and it's a first production run. Right now it's still best to stick to AGP and be sure all the bugs are ironed out of PCI express before jumping on the bandwagon.
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