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post #11 of 24
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Originally Posted by korosu View Post
G92 GTS if you want one card, but for $300 you could get two 9600GTs. I see you have an SLI board.. You know you want to.
He clearly stated nothing over 200$

I'd go with the 8800gt if you want something absolutely under 200$, but if you can find an 8800gts on sale/MIR that'll dump it under 200$ grab that for sure, the dual slot cooling is very nice. I've heard to avoid MSI video cards...I guess their capacitors are lower quality? I have experience, just what I've heard. All I know is I love eVGA and buy from them almost exclusively....so if you can find an eVGA or XFX 8800gts under 200$ buy buy buy buy buy it.
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post #12 of 24
EVGA 8800GT.

$190 @ Newegg, free shipping.

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You won't find better video cards for under $200, period.
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post #13 of 24
If you aren't going to be running more than a 19" monitor, I believe that TigerDirect has the 8800GT (G92) 256MB for under $120 and you could get two G92 cores in SLI

I know you said no more than $199. For that $$$ I would get the XFX 8800GT Extreme. I'm a big fan of XFX due to the company being overclock, volt mod, aftermarket HSF friendly, oh, and the "double lifetime warranty" is also great
post #14 of 24
Yeah if your looking for a nice cheap god performaing card then the 8800gt is the way to go! but if you can find a gts g92 for cheap then go for that instead
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If you aren't going to be running more than a 19" monitor, I believe that TigerDirect has the 8800GT (G92) 256MB for under $120 and you could get two G92 cores in SLI

I know you said no more than $199. For that $$$ I would get the XFX 8800GT Extreme. I'm a big fan of XFX due to the company being overclock, volt mod, aftermarket HSF friendly, oh, and the "double lifetime warranty" is also great
I second this.
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post #16 of 24
Just wait for the 8800 GTS G92 to go on sale for less than 200, and buy it.
Or if you trust the companies, just get one that brings it down to less than 200 after MIR.
    
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post #17 of 24
I am going to get killed but how about 2x8800GTS 320mb used.
post #18 of 24
i agree with everyone else, 8800GT is a great card, but if you can find an 8800GTS G92for under $200, definitely go with the 8800GTS G92. As you can see, i have the MSI NX8800GTS G92, and mine was $194 after MIR. In my opinion, this card is awesome, performs great for me, and just recently received a 2nd one which i am now running in SLI. EVGA might be slightly better, but MSI made a great card with this 8800GTS
    
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post #19 of 24
8800GTS 512 if you can find it for so cheap, 8800GT if not
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post #20 of 24
Get the 8800GT only if you cannot find an affordable 8800GTS. Trust me, the stock performance is minimal, but once you overclock, the GTS will show itself.
    
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