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post #11 of 19
wait for GT200/4870
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Originally Posted by gingerkid99 View Post
I think that you should buy it right away
Because??? pointless post

I think that you should stick with your card. They perform about equally.
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stick with the 320, I bet it performs better in games with AA on anyway.
Fanboy.




Anyways, in this case, 9600GT>8800GTS 320, what competes with the 9600GT? 3870, so 3870>8800GTS 320. (Although with the new 8.3, the 9600GT fights with the 3850.)
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Fanboy.




Anyways, in this case, 9600GT>8800GTS 320, what competes with the 9600GT? 3870, so 3870>8800GTS 320. (Although with the new 8.3, the 9600GT fights with the 3850.)

it wasn't a fanboy post, he already has the 320 which overclocks like mad and it's known that nvidia pwns ati with AA enables ie. it's better to stick with what he has atm.

If he really wants to upgrade get an 8800GT.
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post #15 of 19
It is better but not a big upgrade so I would stay with G80 GTS especially for that LCD monitor.
post #16 of 19
Thats a nice OC on your g80 as well so it would not be a substansial upgrade. Also there are cheaper 3870's on the Egg.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102719

Edit: Sorry, just noticed you are in Canada, still better off waiting anyway IMO.
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post #17 of 19
Your 17" monitor will not let the 3870 fulfill it's maximum performance. You need to save money. Better and cheaper cards are coming out soon. My, your a tall one.
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post #18 of 19
how would his 17" monitor not put the 3870 to it's potential? monitor size shouldn't effect how much stress a game puts on the GPU but rather resolution and eye candy would do that

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Thanks for the responses guys. I guess I will hold off on the upgrade then.
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