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Poll expired: Jul 1, 2008  
  • 88% (46)
    2x 8800GT
  • 11% (6)
    2x 9600GT
52 Total Votes  
post #11 of 21
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i don't want to go with ATI since i have AN NVIDIA MOBO.. Wwhich is insulting if u switch to ATI video card... don't ask

does anyone have any proof of that? HD4870 vs 2x8800GT
    
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that the 8800GT sli is worst than that of one HD4870?
    
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i don't want to go with ATI since i have AN NVIDIA MOBO..
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post #14 of 21
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that the 8800GT sli is worst than that of one HD4870?
The 8800GTs in SLI would be about the same without AA. But the 4870 would beat the 8800s easily with AA turned on. There are no benchmarks or reviews that directly compare the two, these are just my own opinions/ramblings. Performance should win out over brand loyalty IMO.
post #15 of 21
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any actual proof?!
benches? graphs?
    
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post #16 of 21
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any actual proof?!
benches? graphs?
http://www.overclock.net/hardware-ne...-amd-wins.html

I'm waiting for the 4870X2 to upgrade.
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post #17 of 21
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i might actually consider switching to ATI wow
nah im gonna stay with nvidia
    
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post #18 of 21
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this is the reference site i am going buy( PCCYBER in canada)
www.pccyber.com
    
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post #19 of 21
Looking. Sorry, none in stock of the ones I linked

Those 8800GTs they have do look good for that price in Canada. If you don't mind spending a little more, NCIX have evga cards for the same price after MIR. The PNY cards will probably have poor warranty support and may not overclock great but they should be fine.
Edited by coffeejunky - 6/26/08 at 3:18pm
post #20 of 21
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The PNY cards will probably have poor warranty support and may not overclock great but they should be fine.
What is telling you that PNY cards overclock any less than the other brands? I've owned a LOT of video cards from every manufacturer including PNY and have never seen dominance from any of them. Sorry, but I disagree that PNY cards are inferior in any way.
Edited by sccr64472 - 6/26/08 at 5:37pm
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