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hey, ive had my Nvidia 7950GT for a long while and im looking to update my graphics card. i dont know much about ati. im looking to see if ATI has an equivalent to the 8800GTX. or which of their latest products might suit my needs for games with demanding graphics?
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i suggest the radeon 3870x2
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Id you don't want to spend alot you could always go with a hd3870 they perform well and you can crossfire them for great performance for less thena gtx.
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Id you don't want to spend alot you could always go with a hd3870 they perform well and you can crossfire them for great performance for less thena gtx.
agreed
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I believe you can get 3870 X2 for around $400, that's ATi's top of the line card.
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yea im looking at the hd3870. i forgot to add that cost is somewhat a factor as im looking to get new RAM.
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yea im looking at the hd3870. i forgot to add that cost is somewhat a factor as im looking to get new RAM.
If you just want a single card, you can find the 2900pro's for really good prices now, then flash or overclock them to XT speeds. They will perform about the same as a 3870, but use more power/make more heat.
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