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7800gt256mb vs. 1800xt512mb

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i have a 7800gt with 256mb i recently came across a 1800xt512mb fairly resonable how much gain would the swap yield i have 19" lcd 1440x900res.
play bf2142 bf2 doom3 farcry and fear with settings as high as my 7800 will allow varied by game of course
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not too much. Well you could play doom3 on ultra quality because it needs 512 but no reason to buy I think
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If you have to pay money I wouldn't do it, but if it was just a card-for-card swap, then yes it would be worth the effort.
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A x1800xt is a far more powerful than a 7800GT. If you can pick up the card cheaply you should no doubt about it. The 7800GTs still have good resale value and the x1800xt is capable of playing all new games on high settings at 1440x900.
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