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I have a late 2005 1.8 powermac w/30" cinema display and 60" widescreen tv and wanted to upgrade the video card (sorry nvidia fx5200) and the ram... whats the best route? I was thinking a radeon x850 video card and apple 2x1gb DDR (PC 3200) memory kit..... Thanx

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Sounds like a good plan for your machine and how you apparently use it. But what is your question? Do you need reassurance that it's a good idea to upgrade your gfx, or are you looking for dealers etc.? Help us help you.

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