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As I'm already buying new stuff for my upgrades (S939, have SLi-DR and PSU, need CPU and GFX), I've been looking on graphics cards.

The cheapest ones I could find, were:

6600GT - 500.-
7300GS - 376.-

Both prices in DKK. What do you guys think would have the best bang/buck value?
6600GT wins
PS. I probably already know the answer, I just want to see what you guys think.
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post #2 of 29
Depends on what type of memory each card uses. GDDR2 and GDDR will make a big impact.

Do you have more specs/brands on the cards?
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I would, personally, take the 6600gt. I've never been impressed with anything done by the 7300 series. But as the legend said..memory being gddr2/gddr would make a huge impact.
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http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/graphi...=534&chart=224

6600GT wins. However wouldn't the 7 series have better support for pixel shader?
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by alk View Post
http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/graphi...=534&chart=224

6600GT wins. However wouldn't the 7 series have better support for pixel shader?
I'm not sure on the pixel shader part, but AFAIK, only the FX series had shader problems.

The 6600GT has GDDR3
7300GS has DDR2
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post #6 of 29
6600GT ftw!
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6600 GT DDR3. I had one for a long time and I loved it long time
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post #8 of 29
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Alright, that's it. I'm deleting my user on some forum I haven't been using for years
Later guys.If you really found out this was a joke, you seriously need a cookie.
And thanks for the bad help!!!
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post #9 of 29
If only 7300GT's with GDDR3 were more available, they score better than a 7600GS even. I think if you can try to find a 7300GT for near the price of the other two, i'd think you would be happier with it.
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Alright, I ordered 1 6600GT. They had 2 in stock, so maybe I should've bought 2, because I'm also getting a SLi mobo.
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