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x1950Pro or x2600xt?

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x1950Pro vs. x2600XT

Which is better performance-wise? I'm not looking for DX10 performance, but their prices are about the same on Newegg right now.

x1950Pro: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102061

x2600XT: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102102
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i'd get a 1950, but i haven't read any reviews comparing those two cards. i'm sure they're out there somewhere. i don't know of any OCN members that own a 2600XT.
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After checking some benchmarks & reviews. AMD's x1950Pro tend to be a much safer choice. You would get slightly higher benchmark scores & better driver support.

I advice you to get the ARCTIC COOLING Accelero X2 fan if you're into some serious overclocking & need a dead silent system.
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http://xtreview.com/review209.htm

Check here for Benchmark Scores and Game scores
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post #5 of 7
X1950 is a better deal because X2600XT performance isn't that great, want to play DX10 games for mainstream graphics card price get the 8800GTS 320MB, and if you have the money X2900XT is a better deal than Nvidia.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Elxiliath View Post
http://xtreview.com/review209.htm

Check here for Benchmark Scores and Game scores
Thanks , Now my point got clearer
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yeah, id prob get a 1950pro as well. from the benchmarks ive seen (a while back ago), even the 8800 series from nvidia were struggling with dx10 games. just imagine the 2600s..
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