G4 and Motion 3

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Hi i have a powermac g4 (dual 1ghz) with a Nvidia GeForce FX6200, can some one tell me if i am able to upgrade to motion 3 without getting a new machine.
Application Specific Requirements for Motion 3:
The standard graphics card in any Mac Pro, MacBook Pro, iMac with Intel Core Duo, Power Mac G5, or iMac G5; 1.25GHz or faster PowerBook G4; or 1.25GHz or faster flat-panel iMac:
ATI Radeon 9800, 9700 Pro, 9600 XT, or 9600 Pro
ATI Mobility Radeon 9700 or 9600
NVIDIA GeForce 7600 GT, 7300 GT, 6600, 6600 LE, FX Go5200, or FX 5200 Ultra
For 16- and 32-bit rendering: a graphics card with at least 128MB of VRAM
One thing to remember is that Motion performance really depends on a strong GPU. I don't see your graphics card on the recommended list. I would think that your particular Mac may be able to handle the basics, but you'll be better off upgrading.
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