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8800gtx vs 9800gtx

post #1 of 29
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Whats better 8800gtx 768mb
or 9800gtx 512mb?
post #2 of 29
The 9800GTX is the better card.
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post #3 of 29
Neither. Get the 8800GTS G92....

Don't be fooled by Nvidia's marketing. The 9800GTX is a 8800GTS G92.
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What would you be using it for? I believe the 8800GTX would be better at higher resolutions, because of more Vram but not positive.
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post #5 of 29
If your LCD is less 22", don't need to bother either one. Upgrade to 8800GT or G92 8800GTS.
post #6 of 29
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Originally Posted by pauldovi View Post
Neither. Get the 8800GTS G92....

Don't be fooled by Nvidia's marketing. The 9800GTX is a 8800GTS G92.
QFT

Especially with that monitor.
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post #7 of 29
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you guys dnt make things simple
post #8 of 29
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the screen is not an option im thinking of getting a new 1 soon anyway.
post #9 of 29
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Originally Posted by Bar_Rat View Post
you guys dnt make things simple
Just get the G92 8800GTS 512MB. It is cheaper than the 9800GTX by around $80 and it is the exact same card as the 9800GTX with a different name (Both use the G92 core). I would say that the 8800GTS should be capable of running any game maxed out for the next year or so at a resolution of 1600*1200 or less so it would be an excellent upgrade.
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post #10 of 29
/hugs my Ultra
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