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How does a 7900GS compare to a 7800GT? Someone I know won a free alienware computer, and he's going to sell me the video card + hard drive out of it, for 100 dollars, so I was wondering if I should keep the video card, or sell it.
post #2 of 17
If it's the XFX 7900GS, it overclocks like mad
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post #3 of 17
Better than a 7800GT...and overclocks like mad...but not that much better.

I would sell your 7800GT for as much as you can and keep the 7900GS.
     
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post #4 of 17
the 7800GT and 7900GS have the same core specs

IE: Same PP and Vs's. But the 7900GS will overclock more.
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post #5 of 17
well, i have two 7800gt's in sli and i got them to 499 core and 1200 mem, and i get around 7k in 3dmark06, and that is with no volt modding, but that is coming soon, the 7800gt has 4 more pixel pipelines as well
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Originally Posted by nemesis975 View Post
well, i have two 7800gt's in sli and i got them to 499 core and 1200 mem, and i get around 7k in 3dmark06, and that is with no volt modding, but that is coming soon, the 7800gt has 4 more pixel pipelines as well
I thought they each had 20 They are pretty close but the 7900gs is a little better.
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post #7 of 17
its preference really 4 more pipelines with the 7800 or faster memory with the 7900, dunno, my vote is for 7800gt, and as always no disrespect intended
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post #8 of 17
No the 7900GS has 16 pipes like my 7800GS, that is clocked at the same speeds as his 7800GT.
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post #9 of 17
Quote:
Originally Posted by someone153 View Post
No the 7900GS has 16 pipes like my 7800GS, that is clocked at the same speeds as his 7800GT.
Wrong!



http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814143070
post #10 of 17
That sucks for me.

LOL I love your avatar.
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