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    3780
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    9600GT
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post #31 of 48
The 3870 comes in dual slot cooler formats.
    
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post #32 of 48
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Originally Posted by RPIJG View Post
The 3870 comes in dual slot cooler formats.
So does the 9600GT

(Loot at the Palit one)
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post #33 of 48
hmm palit? do they offer life time warranty like xfx, evga, bfg etc?
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post #34 of 48
lets see 9600gt is $180 and the 3870 is $240. they are within 3-5fps of each other on every test. let the money do the talking. 9600gt ftw
post #35 of 48
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lets see 9600gt is $180 and the 3870 is $240. they are within 3-5fps of each other on every test. let the money do the talking. 9600gt ftw
$189 for the 3870
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102719
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post #36 of 48
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Right now, the 9600GT is $151 at Microcenter.

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post #37 of 48
9600GT FTW...the SLI scaling on these cards is also a full 50% on 3dmark06 and close to 80% on other tests according to a review i saw recently.
post #38 of 48
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9600GT FTW...the SLI scaling on these cards is also a full 50% on 3dmark06 and close to 80% on other tests according to a review i saw recently.
and if you believe this you should get yourself checked. I doubt you would get that kind of scaling from either crossfire or SLI. The review is working with pre-released drivers also I believe, who knows what the finals will look like.
    
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post #39 of 48
One review i saw 9600GT sakling like 30 single 60 SLI that is 100% then in Guru3d review SLI skaling was just as bad as other SLI card and only took effect when it was over 1600*1200.
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post #40 of 48
why would the drivers be worse than pre-released ones? Usually they are what is called "improved". If you really want me to find the review I will.

EDIT: OH, now i understand where you're coming from...you have a 3870
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