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Any good Video Cards and Soundcards

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August 25, 2008 1:16:52 AM

My friend wants to know if there are any good video cards that will go in a ISA slot on a computer. It is very difficult to find them. There are 4 ISA 8 bit ports and 2 16-bit ISA slots, and it has atm 16MB of SIMM memmory in a 486DX4, and then what are the best soundcards. It has a 540MB hard drive, Windows 95, and DOS version 6.22 in Dual-boot. He's willing to spend upto $300 on a soundcard and Graphics card. What are you thoughts? :bounce: 

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August 25, 2008 1:27:35 AM

Give it up, this has to be a troll.

I can't see any reason to buy anything for that old of a system. Even parts for it are hard to find....


What does he need to UG an old PC like that when one 500 times faster can be bought for $400 or less

http://www.dell.com/home/desktops
August 25, 2008 1:37:26 AM

Didn't answer the question. This guy wants this computer. He likes playing the old DOS games, and I told him about an emulator he can play in Windows Vista, but he would perfer to use this computer.
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August 25, 2008 4:36:52 AM

Hi yaoiboimi ,
listen , he is right.
its just doesn't worth buying any of this stuff ,
why not using an emulator to play old games?
it doesn't make the picture change , and you can run even things bigger then just DOS old games, it just doesnt worth the money effort and anything,

Cheers mate.

August 25, 2008 5:55:03 AM

$300 you can build a new system on that
August 25, 2008 5:56:21 AM

run the games under vmware
August 25, 2008 10:23:11 PM

^hay i never thought of doing that... maybe i can finally play all those awesome old school games again...

wolfenstein
fury of the furries
tie fighter
September 11, 2008 6:17:33 PM

Well I finally got a 3Dfx Voodoo 5500


Also a Roland SCC-1


Wouldn't it be really cool to have an old setup with this
a c 273 U Graphics card
January 23, 2012 11:15:30 PM

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