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Well buddy with the 7900 GTO bailed on me, and ended up selling it to some other dude for a little less. So now.... I have to buy new. Here's my option...

I can get a 7950 GT KO for 377 shipped to my door.....

Or I can give someone my 6600GT and 250$ and I'll get a 7800 GTX

What card will perform better?

7800 GTX or 7950 GT KO?
    
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go with the 7950 , its newer tech than the 7800 and will perform much better.
    
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I was thinking that. Plus the 7950 GT KO is 512mb....

Next question....

Pipelines, Shaders and all that jazz..... 7950 beats the GTX in all right?
    
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Originally Posted by Distraught_Youth View Post
Well buddy with the 7900 GTO bailed on me, and ended up selling it to some other dude for a little less. So now.... I have to buy new. Here's my option...

I can get a 7950 GT KO for 377 shipped to my door.....

Or I can give someone my 6600GT and 250$ and I'll get a 7800 GTX

What card will perform better?

7800 GTX or 7950 GT KO?
a little off topic here ,
where do you shop for computer parts here in canada?
im here in newfoundland . canada . its hard to get computer parts here .
in the future , i am considering upgradeing this 7600gt .
good luck on your purchase there .
merry xmas .
cheers .
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Likewise with the holiday wishes.
I go to www.ncix.com. It's based in British Columbia. Good Prices I think. Chozart showed me a website that was alro reasonably priced.... but I cant find it just yet.

NCIX is good though. Check em out.

Ah yes.... the site chozart refered me to was www.directcanada.com

Also based out of BC so you only pay the 6% GST =).
    
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Likewise with the holiday wishes.
I go to www.ncix.com. It's based in British Columbia. Good Prices I think. Chozart showed me a website that was alro reasonably priced.... but I cant find it just yet.

NCIX is good though. Check em out.
cool . i taught you might have something different .
i did shop at ncix before .
i ordered a soundcard , and 3 antec tri cool case fans .
i must say , i was very pleased with the service .
the order took about 8 days to get here to nf . thats fast .
thanks for the reply .
cheers again .
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No problem man. I've only bought one thing from NCIX and that was my G15 keyboard. Took 2 days. The 1-2 day delivery is a promis from them. I've heard my fair share of horror stories about them.... but thankfully... I didnt become a story teller

Cheers Mate
    
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