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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130349

Orrrrrrr

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130325
And 4gigs of 800mhz Ram


It's for playing a Brand New Game Age Of Conan... I need a good graphics card... If the Ram will Only let me multi-task while game and not give me much of a In-game performance boost, I'll get the 9800GTX
Edited by mrmikepan - 5/18/08 at 8:15pm
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id say go for the 8800gts, as you wont see much of a difference... the 9800gtx is just an overclocked version.

hold off on the 4gb ram unless you have a 64 bit os.
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Save your self some cash by gettting the 8800GTS 512 (G92) instead.Upgrade 4GB ram later.
 
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Seriously? wow I didnt expect these answers.
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post #5 of 19
yeah, i'm all about not seeing nvidia get any money for releasing the 9800gtx. They should be punished for such shenanigans. Get the 8800gts 512 card. it's basically the same thing.
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So Is this the final say?? Does Everyone agree with this?? 8800GTS over 9800GTX?

I have around 370 bucks to spend and would like to get a really good card.
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I'd go for the 8800 GTS, it's in no way worth the extra $$.
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post #8 of 19
The 9800gtx is basically an overclocked GTS...so get the GTS

And if you're going to get 4gb ram you'll want a 64 bit operating sytem otherwise it will only recognize about 3gb
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Originally Posted by EmerilLIVE View Post
I'd go for the 8800 GTS, it's in no way worth the extra $$.
Yet you have one

Anyways... so 8800GTS is the best upgrade besides the GTX2's (which I cant afford..

Could Someone Link the card I should get thats under 370.
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I would say get the 9800 GTX not SSC, you can flash it with the SSC BIOS
    
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