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should i put up the money for the better card???

Poll Results: Which way to go?

 
  • 50% (1)
    go w/ evga 7900gs
  • 50% (1)
    save up and get x1900xt
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post #1 of 5
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ok, so i was gonna get the evga 7900gs - 160$ w/ mir on newegg, but should i save up adn get the 200$ x1900xt?

Edit: adn i will be Ocing so i want the oc'ed comparison, i dont care about stock
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post #2 of 5
To make the x1900xt worth the price, it should perform 25% better, overall, than the 7900GS, as it costs $25 more.

A quick glance at some of these comparisons show that you get a increase in performance much greater than 25% (look for the two blue bars).
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actually im gettin an x1950xt, i decided to cut back on the ram i'm getting
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If its the x1950xt? hell yes. Absolutely yes. If you can save up the money for it, then yes.

I don't know how well it oc's, but its one of the very few cards above an OC'd 7900GS that can compare for its price. The x1900xt will give you more preformance, but in my opinion its still too negligble for the price difference.

I've said it in other threads, if i was going to spend my money on anything more than a 7900GS, i would stop no short of a x1950xt
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post #5 of 5
just found this thread:

http://www.overclock.net/online-deal...ml#post1605948

please +rep him as well as buying the card contained in the post.

Thanks.
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