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Poll Results: Which AGP Card?

 
  • 18% (3)
    Sapphire X1950GT
  • 50% (8)
    HIS Hightech X1950 Pro 512MB
  • 25% (4)
    XFX 7900GS
  • 6% (1)
    7600GT or other
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post #11 of 21
Is it a physical 16x PCIe but 4x electrically? If so, get at 8600GT because 4x PCIe is enough bandwidth.
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post #12 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
Is it a physical 16x PCIe but 4x electrically? If so, get at 8600GT because 4x PCIe is enough bandwidth.
Yes it is.
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post #13 of 21
It's kind of a toss up between the X1950Pro or 7900GS. Personally, I'd go with the X1950Pro.

Comparison @ Tom's Hardware, the two cards are in blue.
    
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post #14 of 21
I vote the X1950Pro, don't get the GT.

What will you be doing with your old card after? PM me because I might be willing to take it off your hands
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post #15 of 21
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Ok, unless I find out something horribly wrong with the HIS X1950Pro within the week, I'll be buying the X1950Pro

Thanks guys

Edit: I have a Thermalright HR-03 for cooling
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post #16 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by numlock2.0 View Post
Edit: I have a Thermalright HR-03 for cooling
That's a sweet cooler! I have the "Plus" version for the 8800 series and it rocks.
    
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post #17 of 21
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Choggs396 View Post
That's a sweet cooler! I have the "Plus" version for the 8800 series and it rocks.
Yes, and the Plus version has 6 heatpipes! (that's ridiculous on a VGA cooler!)

What size fan did you put on it? Any recommendations?
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post #18 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by numlock2.0 View Post
Yes, and the Plus version has 6 heatpipes! (that's ridiculous on a VGA cooler!)

What size fan did you put on it? Any recommendations?
The "plus" version recommends a 92mm fan, it fits on perfectly. Not exactly sure about the other one. Probably the same thing. I have a Vantec Tornado on mine, which is louder than you know what.... but I load @ 49C 10min ATItool... (even overclocked @ 625/2000). You'll probably want a quieter fan though, but you'll still get great results.

EDIT: Yep, I just checked, 92mm fan on the HR-03 Rev A as well (the one you have).
    
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post #19 of 21
Opps i voted the wrong one my vote goes to: X1950 Pro 512MB
 
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post #20 of 21
X1950PRO definitely, but be sure to get a heatsink to put on the VRMs. Your HR-03 will not fit on the 7900GS AGP because it has nonstandard mounting holes like the 7800GS AGP.
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