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as above , if nvidia cards are better for gaming , what are the reasons that make someone buy an ATI?
    
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They aren't? AMD cards are designed more for gaming compared to how nVidia has designed their cards at the moment. The cards perform about the same when you take cost into consideration.

nVidia has a slight lead on the higher-end, but an increase in cost reflecting that, until you hit the 590/6990.
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as above , if nvidia cards are better for gaming , what are the reasons that make someone buy an ATI?
Because they aren't. Lol. If one company was seriously better than the other company, then the lesser of the two would eventually go out of business. NVidia and AMD (ATI is dead) both make very good GPU's that happen to trade blows depeding on what one might want to do.

NVidia sports CUDA, PhysX (dead tech), and is great for folding.

AMD has better multi-monitor software (IMHO), and currently has the fastest card in the world with the 6990.
    
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as above , if nvidia cards are better for gaming , what are the reasons that make someone buy an ATI?
seems like marketing has claimed another mind...
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