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Thinking of getting an X1900XT

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I have a 7800GT, and was thinking about getting an X1900XT soon. I really don't know all that much about switching video cards out, but it won't take any major changes besides taking out the 7800GT and putting in the X1900XT, right?
post #2 of 18
clean out the drivers with Driver Cleaner PE (www.drivercleaner.net) and install the card and catalyst drivers and youll be set that simple
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Will I most likely see a nice performance increase from the 7800GT to the
X1900XT, and what is the suspected price of the X1900XT?
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You will definately see a performance increase in most, if not all games. I believe the price will be around the $600 mark. Start saving now!
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Will do, haven't used an ATI card in a long time; though I do have one in my laptop it's a horrible one
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So when you do get your 1900, would you be selling your GT?
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Possibly.
post #8 of 18
i heard msrp for the x1900xt is like 550. and i would bet you wont see any difference in all but the top games since the gt should be able to max most year pluss old games. either way it will help you in the future, but i would consider holding onto your gt at least untill prices drop on the x1900 series unlesss money is no issue.
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why dont you just use evgas step up program and get a 7800GTX??
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post #10 of 18
Ya as long as you have had that 7800 GT for less than 3 months then just step up to the GTX
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