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7900GS or 7950GT?

Poll Results: 7900GS or 7950GT?

Poll expired: Oct 2, 2006  
  • 19% (8)
    7900GS
  • 80% (33)
    7950GT
41 Total Votes  
post #1 of 31
Thread Starter 
I am in the process of putting a budget gaming rig together and I just wanted everyones opion as to which way to go here...7900GS or 7950GT? It is a NON-SLI system. Please vote in the poll also...

Thanks for your help...
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post #2 of 31
The 7950GT is better....but more expensive. That sums it up.
    
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post #3 of 31
Budget? Go for 7900GS and save yourself nearly $100. The 7900GS OC's like a champ too.
post #4 of 31
Easy decision. A 7950GT will clock to a 7900GTX and will simply whipe the floor with the 7900GS. If you've got the cash spring for the 7950GT.
    
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post #5 of 31
7950GT:1170 million vertices/sec.
7900GS:953 million vertices/sec.
As you can see, the 7950GT is faster. If you have ability and $$$ to buy it, +1 for the 7950GT!
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post #6 of 31
I guess it is up to you to decide if 200 million verticies is worth $100.
post #7 of 31
Quote:
Originally Posted by RyGuy
I guess it is up to you to decide if 200 million verticies is worth $100.
And an Extra 256MB compared to the 7900GS.
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post #8 of 31
Yeah, that too.
post #9 of 31
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Originally Posted by RyGuy
I guess it is up to you to decide if 200 million verticies is worth $100.
you also get four more pipelines to
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post #10 of 31
All of these things contribute to the verticies/second (performance). Quit being so critical! Jeez!
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