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is the NEW RETAIL BOXED NVIDIA GEFORCE 8500GT 1GB PCI-E any good? as a cheap starter
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post #2 of 8
it sucks, get a 7600gt or 8600gt at least
EDIT~ and dont go for the 1gb of v ram scam.
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Lol this is old news. If the fastest gpu's on the market only have 768mb per core do you think a pos can use 1024?
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Too bad you're not in the US.... 8600GT on sale for $30!!!!!
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post #5 of 8
It's a marketing ploy by the manufacturer's to get your extra dollars. That card will not be able to fully utilize that amount of memory. I'd stay away from it and spend the extra cash on a card that will give you better performance than the 8500 even with less memory.
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Too bad you're not in the US.... 8600GT on sale for $30!!!!!
Seriously only $30 where?
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POWERCOLOR 2600 PRO 512MB PCI-E is this any better
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post #8 of 8
ask mashersmasher about his 8500gt 1gb lawl. see how much he likes his.
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