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Last week when we reviewed Nvidia's new GeForce 7900 GS mid-range SKU (along with ATI's hot new 256MB version of the Radon X1900 XT), we failed to mention one little detail. On that day, Nvidia announced a slightly higher priced model—the GeForce 7950 GT. Priced about $50 to $100 more than the 7900 GS, it straddles the price line between midrange and high-end graphics. Fortunately, the specs read just like Nvidia's high-end single card, the GeForce 7900 GTX. The only real difference is clock speed.
http://www.extremetech.com/article2/...2017373,00.asp
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Available on Newegg already... it's been out for a while now

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...n=&srchInDesc=
    
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I love the fact that a 512mb card can't even keep up with a 256mb card( yeah I know, but people ragged on the x1800xt 512 not beating the 7800gtx 256 back when they came out.)
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It doesn't matter about the ram size. It plays little factor from 256 to 512.
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Originally Posted by Unarmed
It doesn't matter about the ram size. It plays little factor from 256 to 512.
Not true. In more recent games its becoming more and more useful....especially in Oblivion.
    
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Yes useful, but it generally does not impact performance in many benchmarks
    
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Those are just benchmarks..

If it does better in games, im there.
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Im waiting mine 2 for SLI 7950 GT KO comming tomorow or thursday I hope I check they in transit fron balwing california.
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