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I am looking for a new graphics card and I was looking at a XFX 7900GS or a XFX or EVGA 7600GT. Which would be better???

Or should I go to ATI???

I am looking for a sub $200 gfx card.
    
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post #2 of 26
7600GS and get DX10 when the price drops
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7900GS, more pipes
EDIT: nvm, wait for DX10 and get...7600GT
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post #4 of 26
Get an eVGA 7900GS then step up to a DX10 card. 20 pipes on the 7900GS compared to the 7600GT's 12 pipes.
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I would get a 7900GS and then step up or wait and save after you get that card for DX10. Also another good card to consider would be the X1900XT...Good card for a good price.
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Well i cannot wait for DX10 cards to go to a reasonable price because I don't have a video card right now for my C2D build. I will probably get the 7900GS then. I will get a DX10 card when they come down in price in about a year.
    
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post #7 of 26
If you don't play on upgrading your video card within 3 month, then go with another vender or an ATI card.
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Have you seen the X1950Pro?
 
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post #9 of 26
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Originally Posted by sandiegoskyline View Post
Have you seen the X1950Pro?
The X1950XT 256MB is also a good card, only $249 I think.
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post #10 of 26
Just need a confirmation...
so it is possible, with EVGA's step-up program, to go from a DX9 card (ex:7600GT) to a DX10 card (ex:8800GTS) if you do it in the alloted amount of time for the step-up?
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