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is it better then my 6800gs? im gunna be upgrading soon and i need to know, and i cant find any real good benchmarks
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post #2 of 17
no not really. Its very close
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Ok... dont buy any 8500... Is better a 8600GTS, i heard so many good things about it! it performs like a 7900... but is compatible with DX10
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Ok... dont buy any 8500... Is better a 8600GTS, i heard so many good things about it! it performs like a 7900... but is compatible with DX10
if i get that, ill have to hold off on my am2 build. should i do that?
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NO NO NO get the am2 and DON't hold off
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post #6 of 17
6600GT < 8500GT < 7600GS < 6800GS < 6800GT < 7600GT. It's sad I know lol.

If you want a budget upgrade you should look into a 8600GT. It's about $115 on Newegg and it'll beat a stock 7900GTX after voltmod.
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post #7 of 17
or just get the AM2
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post #8 of 17
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NO NO NO get the am2 and DON't hold off
ok, its either the 8600GTS or possibly a 8800GTS, or i can get an AM2 mobo and like a X2 4000, which one should I do?
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Quote:
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or just get the AM2
As if he can't afford the extra $20 to get the 8600GT over a 8500GT......
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post #10 of 17
Quote:
Originally Posted by Evere@dy View Post
ok, its either the 8600GTS or possibly a 8800GTS, or i can get an AM2 mobo and like a X2 4000, which one should I do?
8800gts OWNS OWNS AND REOWn the 8600gts


DEfinitly 8800gts
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