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Ok, so as you can see in my sig, I got a 7800gt again cuz my x1900xtx sucks, I'm never going back to ATI sorry

ok so before my manager comes back, is the 7950 good? I know my friend bought one and he said he couldn't make it work good on his pc at all, he mention somehting about only new mobos support it better? Or did the new drivers fix this issue? I will repalce it if hte 7950 is good.
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The 7950 is a new card so it could be the mobo or he could just need the newest drivers.
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Alright so I just walked around and I saw this on the shelfs, http://www.compusa.com/products/prod...&tabtype=ts#ts should I just replace my x1900xtx with that mobo, and use it with my e6300 that will ship in soon and just use my 7800gt mean while?
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Since a X1900XT (256mb) beats a 7950GT, a X1900XTX would just destroy it. I think you'd be better off with a 8800GTS.
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post #5 of 27
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Yeah I would get the 8800gts if it was on stock, but I gotta get what they have, but still you think I should stay w/ the 7800gt and get the mobo?
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Anything is better than a Dell motherboard. Socket 939 is almost as cheap as dirt now too.
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Anything is better than a Dell motherboard. Socket 939 is almost as cheap as dirt now too.
wow that was random
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Get a new mobo for your Conroe you have coming, stick with your 7800gt for a little while longer then get a dx10 card, personaly I think it's foolish to buy a DX9 when DX10 cards are out.
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Get a new mobo for your Conroe you have coming, stick with your 7800gt for a little while longer then get a dx10 card, personaly I think it's foolish to buy a DX9 when DX10 cards are out.
I might do that, but I can always replace it within a year for anything I want.
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Quote:
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wow that was random
I should have added, upgrade your motherboard.
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