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  • 84% (84)
    8800GT 512MB
  • 16% (16)
    9600GT 512MB
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post #11 of 47
Damnit Who Voted For It!?!
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post #12 of 47
8800gt:d
 
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post #13 of 47
Quote:
Originally Posted by AMD+nVidia View Post
Don't encourage them to vote the other way!!
What the hell someone did moron.
post #14 of 47
whats your budget? if you got the cash get the g92 8800gts.. I just got mine and I LOVE it!
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post #15 of 47
Thread Starter 
Quote:
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whats your budget? if you got the cash get the g92 8800gts.. I just got mine and I LOVE it!
I've got a budget of $1200 for a Quad Core Processor, mobo, 4 GB of ram, graphics card, monitor, headphones, speakers, keyboard, mouse,dvd burner, case, power supply, and cpu cooler. Really everything except hard drives and operating system.

I'm not sure if I can squeeze a GTS in. Is the difference that noticable from a GT?
post #16 of 47
Both should be fine but it depends. If you are on a really tight budget go with the 9600gt. Its not quite as good but it's still a nice card. If you got the money well than obviously go with the 8800gt.
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post #17 of 47
I had the same thing in mind... Thats why i picked the 8800gt.. I figure the price will come down and BAM add another one!
    
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post #18 of 47
this doesnt make sense because the two cards are kings in their own price range. 190~200 for the 8800gt and 130~170 for the 9600gt. not comparable.
    
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post #19 of 47
How so? Their very comparable. They have similar performance. The 8800gt is only slightly better.
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post #20 of 47
well yes, their performance is similar, infact an OC'd 96gt is only 3 or 4 fps behind a stock 88gt but without a price barrier its a foolish Q to ask cos evryones gna say 88gt. but if u say whats the best bang for buck (someone needs to abbreviate this, im having to write this phrase too often) then definately the 9600gt is king. u can get one for 120 these days after (MIR).
    
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