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http://www.evga.com/articles/366.asp


Low end card for HTPC and OEM. Nothing more to see here, move on.
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Would something like this even offer a performance boost over a decent integrated?
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Let's see. DX10 on a 8800 = 15-30FPS. on a 8600 = 10-15 FPS, on a 8400... right. What no awesome benches showing it blowing the HD 2900XT out of the water?
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its for htpc, not gaming. just a nice and cheap next gen card for watching good hd video
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Might be good for my sister, oh wait, her X1300 is just fine...moving along....yawn
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Let's see. DX10 on a 8800 = 15-30FPS. on a 8600 = 10-15 FPS, on a 8400... right. What no awesome benches showing it blowing the HD 2900XT out of the water?
It beats a HD2400.

Yes, this card would beat onboard video.
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its for htpc, not gaming. just a nice and cheap next gen card for watching good hd video
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Watch and Play in HD
orly
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This is for watching 1080p on your LCD/Plasma TV. It is not for gaming; that is just some lame marketing. Lol. An 8600GT has some problems with DirectX 10 games; an 8400GS is on par with a Rage 3D...

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nvidia and ati are playing the all famous beach party game "HOW LOW CAN YOU GO?"

the bar reached 1 cm from the floor already,both are still passing with ease !
    
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post #10 of 59
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orly
You can play Tetris in HD.

Believe it or not, these cards are actually what nVidia and AMD care about. Most of the profit comes from selling millions of these low end units.
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