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  • 47% (34)
    3780
  • 52% (37)
    9600GT
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post #21 of 48
I was debating first on the older 8800GTS and a 3850 then with the replys I got it was between the 3870, 9600Gt and the 8800GT and I got the 8800GT I have to say I think I made the right choice what a great card.

So my Answer would try and convince your friend to get the 8800GT we will not regret it.

EDIT: But if he doesn't chance his mind I would go with the 3870
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post #22 of 48
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814127332

This one cost ^^ cost only $169, it is factory overclocked to 700/1900 and it come with The Witcher game for free

I vote for 9600GT
post #23 of 48
the 3870 its only 30bucks more
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post #24 of 48
Quote:
Originally Posted by whe3ls View Post
the 3870 its only 30bucks more
LOL

Did you say "only" ?

Just look at the reviews for 9600GT, it performs neck to neck with HD3870

And if 9600GT is $30 cheaper than HD3870 as you claim, then there is no reason to buy HD3870

Also, the MSI 9600GT that I posted above is factory overclocked and it comes with a free game
post #25 of 48
Since you have a SLI mobo, I would say go with the 9600GT.
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post #26 of 48
If you have the extra cash why not go for the 8800GT instead?
 
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post #27 of 48
3870 is high end and 9600GT is mid end. I say go for 3870. Ati drives keep getting better and better as time passes. I saw this review the 3870 beats it by 7%.
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post #28 of 48
Quote:
Originally Posted by evolution320 View Post
LOL

Did you say "only" ?

Just look at the reviews for 9600GT, it performs neck to neck with HD3870

And if 9600GT is $30 cheaper than HD3870 as you claim, then there is no reason to buy HD3870

Also, the MSI 9600GT that I posted above is factory overclocked and it comes with a free game
theres a reason why i say only... but i wont go in to that
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post #29 of 48
HD3870,the 9600 gt might work better with AA and AF but the 3870 is a better card in my opinion if i wanted a card like the 9600 gt i would get an 8800 gt witch is better than the 9600 gt and the 3870 respectively.
 
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post #30 of 48
so what if you wanted a dual slot cooler, what would go for? I mean I would really like something with a rear exhaust blower..
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