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The 8600gts is garbage, I'd do what mcogan10 says. 8600gts is great if you're a low end gamer.
chapstick i thought you where inteligent, the 8600GTS is faster than your 1950pro and on par with a 1950XT in games and a good deal faster in benchmarks, your statement is a falliacy
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chapstick i thought you where inteligent, the 8600GTS is faster than your 1950pro and on par with a 1950XT in games and a good deal faster in benchmarks, your statement is a falliacy


The 8600 is a great card... but does it match the X1950 series? haven't seen benchmarks in that direction.

I do agree that the card is definately NOT garbage. However, the step up to the 8800GTS is worth it.
    
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chapstick i thought you where inteligent, the 8600GTS is faster than your 1950pro and on par with a 1950XT in games and a good deal faster in benchmarks, your statement is a falliacy
There is no way that it is on par with an X1950XT in games.
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My point exactly
    
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its worth every penny to step up to the 8800 from the 8600
^ what he said.
    
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You also have to take in account that the 8600GTS has quite a bit of overclock potential while the X1950pro is nearly maxed out stock and this shows the GTS similar to the pro in most games. When overclocked it would likely beat it by quite a bit.

The X1950XT is in another league though and the 8600gts doesn't touch it since both can be overclocked well.
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I would liked to have seen the X1950XTX in that comparison. Please note: I myself own a GTX, so no flaming please, I am just curious.
    
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Really, you must save for an 8800GTS 320MB. It by far offers the most bang for your buck. I mean, I spent $299 on my card and it gets me 11k on 3dmark 06.

Plus, it does offer dx10, which makes it nice and future proof, or at least i hope so.
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shellofinsanity decided not to post proof... probably because there is none.
 
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