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XFX 8800 GT vs Asus 9600GT

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I'm upgrading from a 6800xt and expect to be impressed. I'm looking for an affordable, quality graphics card. What do you all think about these two ?

XFX http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814150254

Asus http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814121242
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Out of those two I would go with the 8800GT but personally I recommend the HD 4850 as it kills these nVidia cards and is comparable to the 9800.

http://http://www.newegg.com/Product...scription=4850
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The HD4850 is about $40 more than these but if you can afford it I would definitely go for it. Out of these two, 8800GT if you aren't going to go SLI, 9600GT if you are
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post #5 of 7
Between 8800GT and 9600GT, I would go for 8800GT. As others said, for extra $40, you can give a 4850.
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Go for the 8800GT if you want to stick to Nvidia. But if you want the extra performance then go with the HD 4850.
 
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Damn, i think i want that 4850 now!
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