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post #21 of 52
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You just went from this

to this


The 8800GTX is a monster compared to the 7800GT
LOL.

That pretty much explains the increase.
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hmm. the more research i do, the more i see that 8800GTS (G92) > 8800GTX (G80). is this true?

lower power consumption, smaller die, and lower heat output for a fraction of the price?
    
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post #23 of 52
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hmm. the more research i do, the more i see that 8800GTS (G92) > 8800GTX (G80). is this true?

lower power consumption, smaller die, and lower heat output for a fraction of the price?
That would, although they also cost more. And sometimes sli has trouble, but not often though.
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gts costs more then gtx? jeez, since when? i thought gtx was only a step lower then ultra.
    
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sorry, what i meant to say was that 2xGTSs cost more than 1xGTX

Edit: LOL i should learn to read, im sure i saw SLI in your post!

ive had a quick look and it would seem that the G92 is a bit quicker in some benchmarks (3dmark) than the G80
Edited by Boyboyd - 5/15/08 at 10:57am
post #26 of 52
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sorry, what i meant to say was that 2xGTSs cost more than 1xGTX

Edit: LOL i should learn to read, im sure i saw SLI in your post!

ive had a quick look and it would seem that the G92 is a bit quicker in some benchmarks (3dmark) than the G80
It is...however that's just benchmarks. In real world applications, the G80 GTX will just kill a G92 GTS in high resolution. Even on Crysis, the GTX will pull ahead at higher resolutions. You made the right choice .
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The 8800GTX and Ultra are indeed still rocking at high resolutions.
    
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ah ok. cool. im really not sure if i made the right choice since i dont game, but its summertime. forget lookin for jobs, imma play games instead
    
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post #29 of 52
I went from a 7800GT in the family comp to an 8600GTS in my comp, and that was an amazing wow.

I'm actually considering stepping mine up to an 8800GTX, I hear that is a great step on its own.
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Your eyes will orgasm.
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