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What is the best GeForce card out there that is not part of the 8800 Series. I do not have the $$ for the 8800 Series and will not get one right now. I will overclock this card and it will be a single card, not SLI. Budget is under $200.
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post #2 of 14
The 8600 series is probably your best bet.
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which one is better the gt or the gts. I heard that the GT is a great oc'er
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which one is better the gt or the gts. I heard that the GT is a great oc'er
The Gt overclocks good, but the GTS is still a better performing card.
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Both the GT and the GTS are great overclockers, just go for the GTS
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are you looking for DX10 card? If so i'd buy this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814121069
if you don't care i'd get either one of these two dx9 cards http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130074
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814161071
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post #8 of 14
I like EVGA better but the only real difference is the obvious cooling difference, and the core/memory speed. The MSI is slightly faster, but the EVGA could be overclocked as high or higher anyways.
post #9 of 14
the msi is better i got 2 GTs so get it
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Is there any substance in the Step-Up program from Evga? Does that apply in this situation if I buy the Evga one?
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