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By Darrel Ebanks

I am about to purchase two new laptops and I am trying to decide on what video card to get I have three choices as follows:
Nvidia GeForce GO 6800 PCI-Express 16X with 256MB DDR3 Video Memory
Nvidia Quadro FX Go 1400 PCI-Express 16X 256MB DDR3 Video Memory
Does anyone have any experience with either of these cards or recommendations

here are the specs on the computer any suggestions are welcome

Pentium® 4 Processor 3.8GHz 1MB L2 Cache
Nvidia Quadro FX Go 1400 PCI-Express 16X 256MB DDR3 Video Memory
Memory 2048MB PC4200 (2 DIMMs) SDRAM
Primary Hard Drive 60.0GB (7200rpm) Ultra DMA Hard Drive
Floppy Drive External USB 3.5" 1.44MB Floppy Drive
CD-ROM/DVD-ROM 8X DVD ± R/RW/+DL Combo Drive & Softwares
Battery 12 Cell Smart Li-ION Battery
Modular Device Bay 60GB (7200rpm) Secondary Hard Disk Drive
Modem Integrated 56K V.90 Internal Fax/Modem
Network Adapter Integrated 1000Mbps Ethernet LAN + Internal 802.11g Wireless LAN
TV-Tuner TV-Tuner with Remote Control (Universal)
Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Professional

Thanks in advance

Darrel Ebanks
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