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8800GTS 512-P3-N841-AR vs. 512-P3-N841-A3

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Just about to buy a 8800GTS. I need to know the difference in the 512-P3-N841-AR & the 512-P3-N841-A3. They look to me to be the exact same card except one is much cheaper than the other. Which should I get?
    
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I would just go with the cheaper, why?
-The most expensive one may have some software/game bundle raising the price even though labeled as "included for free"
-The most expensive one is factory OCed, an OC that is pretty easy to attain, and not worth the extra bucks
    
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links plz, cba to search
    
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512-P3-N841-A3 has Crysis I believe, the AR is just the card itself.
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post #5 of 9
The A3 has a "free game" that comes with it. Just buy the cheaper one same thing but without a game.
    
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post #6 of 9
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Hey thanks all of you for your quick replies. Here are the links.

AR = http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16814130325

A3 = http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130312

I don't see any mention of a game and they look to have the same clock speed. So I'm baffled lol. As far as the reviews on newegg goes it looks like everyone is buying the more expensive card.
    
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post #7 of 9
A1 = Quake Wars
A3 = Crysis
AR = no game
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Originally Posted by linskingdom View Post
A1 = Quake Wars
A3 = Crysis
AR = no game
You da man linskingdom. Newegg must have just left that information out. Thanks!
    
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post #9 of 9
Also, the more costly one lists:

TV-Out HDTV / S-Video / Composite Out

The cheaper one:

TV-Out HDTV / S-Video
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