Help with card for HTPC Tags: Graphics Cards Connection Build Graphics Last response: May 25, 2007 11:41 AM in Graphics & Displays Share eladtan May 25, 2007 9:38:26 AM I want to build an HTPC and connect it to my TV via HDMI port, any suggestions for a good graphics card that would do the job? More about : card htpc JAYDEEJOHN a b U Graphics card May 25, 2007 11:14:27 AM Look here. Not available til July, maybe late June. Totally silent. Hasnt been reviewed other than the HD features, good for 5.1 sound and full HD decoding, both H.264 and VC1 http://www.dailytech.com/article.aspx?newsid=7425 eladtan May 25, 2007 11:22:25 AM looks good but i'm intrested in buying my card during june. I don't have the patienceto wait till july Related resources Help me choose low profile video card! (Emulation HTPC) - Forum Very basic HTPC GFX card help - Forum Will Video Card help HTPC playback issues? - Forum Help with HTPC and Sound Card choice - Forum HTPC Video Card Upgrade PLease Help!! - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer JAYDEEJOHN a b U Graphics card May 25, 2007 11:31:09 AM What cpu are you going to use for it? If it isnt a higher end cpu, then go with a 8600gts, tho theyre overpriced. If you have a nicer cpu, then go with a 8800gts for around 300USD. What kind of rig are you putting together? eladtan May 25, 2007 11:41:56 AM i'll probably get a e6600 cpu with 2 gigs of RAM , I don't intend to do any gaming with this setup only for media purposes so isn't 8800gts overkill? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Need help chosing a graphics card for my HTPC Forum Help Choosing Graphics Card for HTPC Forum need recomendation/help finding AGP card for HTPC - passive Forum Help on HTPC graphics card Forum SolvedHTPC Video Card Upgrade Forum SolvedNeed advice on HTPC Graphics Card for $100 or less. Forum SolvedSound card questions for HTPC Forum SolvedHelp with HTPC and extenders Forum Solvedseparate display cards for HTPC and general use Forum Solvedhelp me build an HTPC Forum SolvedGraphics card for HTPC Forum SolvedHTPC build need help Forum SolvedBuild HTPC from Old Computer- Graphic Card Forum SolvedHTPC Build Help Forum SolvedNeed help HTPC and Server build please Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !