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For $200-$240 what beats an X1950XT? Im looking at 7950GT's in that price range and its not pretty. The only thing that the 7905 beats this in is the HDR-SM3.0 score in 3dmark 06, and it aint by much at all.


If i got one do you think itll hold me over till the 8900's?

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How does a 8800gts 320mb for $284 after rebate sound? It might be a little bit over your budget but it does perform a lot better and dx10 ready.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130038
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Yea, but check here. DX10 Performance still sucks on the new cards, they need to mature still. Sounds good though, thanks! rep+
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At that price range, the x950xt is untouchable. I'm planning on getting one too.
The 7950gt is a good card, but falls behind in most situations. At $200 it really isn't a good choice, considering its competition. If you can find that card for a bit less, then it would be a good choice (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814143090).
If you're looking for the best DX9 card out there, the x1950xt is your card.
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