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Since people say a 7900GS is just a 7900GT with some pipelines disabled, couldn't you flash it to a 7900GT?
    
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They are laser cut, so no BIOS flashing.
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, They still will perform the same in games.
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They will still perform close to the same but they will not take high loads as much because there is less pipes to send everything down so it gets jammed up on a big gfx load.

Aren't the GS's just GT cards that were not up to standard during manufacturing so they lock thoes pipes and sell them for cheaper?
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True.
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It's basically the same difference between a 7800GT and a 7800GTX, just that 4 pipes and that's it. Not much difference really.
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