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post #11 of 38
i agree... and the 9800GX2 will be EoLed pretty soon
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post #12 of 38
Wow so may people supporting ATi. I say the same thing go for for ATi card. 9800GX2 is way to much.
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post #13 of 38
Price/Performance wise, the 3870X2 wins
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post #14 of 38
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Quote:
Originally Posted by gamervivek View Post
what games and what resolutions?
the game ill be playing is the MMORPG Age of Conan
Idk the res quite yet (prob 1680 x 1050)but ill be using this:https://www.zipzoomfly.com/jsp/Produ...tCode=10008054
or this:http://www.zipzoomfly.com/jsp/Produc...dlist=celebros

most likely the first url
post #15 of 38
didnt nvidia already plan to kill the 9800gx2?
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post #16 of 38
here you go...........http://lly316.blogspot.com/2008/03/g...d-3870-x2.html

the reason why GX2 is faster is cause of the nVidia chipset.......
    
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post #17 of 38
The 3870x2 is the better value.
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post #18 of 38
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OMG! those bench marks were farther apart then i expected... hmm
now its up in the air. but i cant see faster then 30 FPS anyway so w/e ill get the cheepo i guess lol
post #19 of 38
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Originally Posted by IcedEarth View Post
No matter what game or resolution. The 3870X2 is the winner.

In most games the 9800GX2 suffers from stuttering. Not something you want out of a $600 card!

The X2 performs better in benchmarks and doesn't exactly get 'owned' in games. For $200 less.
Don't take his advice. Get custom drivers.. Stuttering gone. The 3870X2 is NOT the winner in games and resolutions..
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post #20 of 38
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Originally Posted by Criswell View Post
Don't take his advice. Get custom drivers.. Stuttering gone. The 3870X2 is NOT the winner in games and resolutions..
ok i will decide my vid card last see my budget and then decide. prob will have enough so it will be more of an is it worth it(extra 200)?

you guys think it is?
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