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Old October 2nd, 2009, 10:34 AM   #1
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Now i have ATI HD3650 (expiriencing errors in Premiere CS4 when using MBL - rendering and exporting fails and application closes), but want to get better graphic card that will work with Adobe CS4, and support Magic Bullet Looks...
On their site i found that nVidia cards are better than ATI for MBL...
I don`t want to go very expensive (like Quadro cards), so i was thinking of buying XFX GeForce GTX 260 graphic card...
I would like to hear some recomendations and advices from you...

Thanks in advance
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Old October 2nd, 2009, 10:40 AM   #2
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I have you tried updating the drivers for the ATI card?
This web page is a good place to start if you haven't already:

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Old October 2nd, 2009, 01:09 PM   #3
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nVidia marketing is much better than ATI, that is correct. Both are good and both have their weaknesses with certain applications. Recently nVidia has had some problems with Adobe.

I wonder if upgrading from a HD3650 will result in any noticeable improvement. If you want to make the step I personally would go for the HD58x0 or possibly the HD4890.
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