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haha thx guys. I ended up going with the 640mb extreme one. gonna do some overclocking soon on everything.. i got a Q6600 WOOT lol
anyways thx for ur help.. anyone recommend some good monitoring software?
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I would consider either card but I have seen 320 meg cards beat out 640 mb cards even at high resolutions. Here is a benchmark showing the most demanding game thats been put out and you can see a 320 meg card beating a 640 version.

http://www.vr-zone.com/?i=4716&s=6
    
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the 640mb version has more bandwith and at higher resolutions it will run better. if you have a monitor larger than 24' go with the 640mb other wise the 320mb version will be just fine.
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the 640mb version has more bandwith and at higher resolutions it will run better. if you have a monitor larger than 24' go with the 640mb other wise the 320mb version will be just fine.
I think in general thats true but when you go through the various makers and versions you will find this can vary. My point is get a PNY card and compare it to an XFX card and Im sure you can see what im getting at. I would really like to see all the overclocked cards bench together.

MSI EVGA BFG XFX maybe even Gigabyte.

Oh and no crap about how they are stock. I want to see how well they are when you really start to push overclocking on them.
    
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atitool .27, pcwizard,fraps, rivia turner, and the 162.15 beta drivers
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but my 8800gts 320mb scores a pretty damn good score. 12904 on default settings. lots of overclocking and tweaking 631/2000(efective) core/mem
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I think in general thats true but when you go through the various makers and versions you will find this can vary. My point is get a PNY card and compare it to an XFX card and Im sure you can see what im getting at. I would really like to see all the overclocked cards bench together.

MSI EVGA BFG XFX maybe even Gigabyte.

Oh and no crap about how they are stock. I want to see how well they are when you really start to push overclocking on them.
point taken. thanks for clearin that up. i would only stick to evga, xfx or bfg anyway. benching them together would be nice to. i would like to see that myself.
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