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7800 GTX vs 8600 GTS

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^^^ Which is better?
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Good question lol

I also wonder how 2 7600Gts would fair up against one..
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post #3 of 23
I would say the 7800 GTX has more raw power.
http://www.gpureview.com/show_cards....=310&card2=512
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check out this review of the 8600

the 7900 gtx is about the same performance as the 8600 gts so i would imagine the 7800 gtx behind that. 8600 has directx 10. i would get it just because games will be optimized for dx10 soon so might as well be ready.
    
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I'm not deciding which one to get. I'm just curious to see which one is actually better.
post #6 of 23
7800GTX is about on par with the 7900GT, which is a little slower than the 8600GTS. Plus, the GTS overclocks more, and is DX10, and will run cooler and such. I'd go for the 8600GTS.
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I would go with the 8600GTS it overclockes very will and has DX10,Also its drivers are still behind a little and the last driver update boosted my FPS in splinter cell DA by 12FPS so with newer drivers you will see better proformance.And if you like to watch HD video the 8600GTS is the way to go,it even beats the 8800GTX in HD play back.
    
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They both are crappy cards but the 8600 would be the way to go out of those two.
ya whats up with this crap is that trolling i hear,i think that if you dont have anything good to say or atleast anything that matters then you need you keep your mouth shut.there is nothing rong with ether of these cards they are for midrange gaming,as in medium settings at medium res,i have the 8600GTS and i can play most games on hight at a good res,150$ is not that much for the proformance that you can get for these cards.
    
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he has a crappy CRT dont worry
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I can clearly see that.

If you kids don't like it, change the channel. there's an ignore button you know? Or are you that incoherent not to click it?
OMG, what a troll. Seriously, YOU'RE POSTING IN SOMEONE ELSE'S THREAD. The whole "change the channel" argument is ridiculous. Seriously, if you can't see how coming into a thread comparing two good cards, just to say "they are both crap" is wrong (and completely uncalled for), then you have a big problem.

Anyone besides Nasgul disagree?
    
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