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BFG 7900 GT OC'd or Xbox 360

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For christmas I'm going to either get xbox 360 with gears of war or a BFG 7900 GT oc'd from futureshop, but I just can't decide which one to get. So I was wondering if you guys think about what I should do. Get the 7900, or get the xbox 360?
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The 7900 would be bottlenecked by your CPU. You would also need another PSU. Xbox 360 r0x my s0x! Gears of War is so fun! The graphics are just mad. The multiplayer is going to get you hooked. Xbox 360 has alot of good upcoming games as well. Halo 3, Lost Planet, Dark Sector, etc. If I were you, Xbox 360 is the choice.
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I'd go for the 360 + gears of war. Your rig wouldn't really compare/would cost too much to upgrade correctly
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Yeah, I sapose I'll wait until next year then get a new computer. Xbox 360 it is!
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post #5 of 7
Shame on you.........And you call yourself a "PC Gamer"?
post #6 of 7
getta 7900gt and Vmod the puppy to 1.5v, dont pay the diff for the GTO or GTX..its not worth it.
post #7 of 7
Haha nasgul.

IMO, get what YOU want, if you dig xbox, go for xbox! But yes, that video card would bottleneck so bad, its not even funny.
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