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post #11 of 18
get the 7800GT for sure. it's a lot faster than a 6800GS or X850XT.
post #12 of 18
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Well it looks like I'm going to buy the 7800 then thanks for the help guys.
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post #13 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by reberto
Pixel pipes almost completely determines the performance, thats only 12 pixel pipes. the powercolor x800gto has 16 pixel pipes and good mem/core clocks(if you absolutely insist on ATI) but a better card would be an evga nvidia card around that same price.
look for;
pixel pipes
Core clock
Memory clock
CO(=Cu=copper) cooler(if your keeping stock)
and an SLI card would be 1337
and of course interface
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post #14 of 18
Hmm depending on how much your willing to spend check out a GTX. The speeds on that 7800GT are awesome, but I OC my core to that much! You might want to look into a 7800GTX
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post #15 of 18
Core clock isnt everything. Look at some benchie results from ur card compared to the GT. I bet the GT will have about 3 times better results.
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post #16 of 18
If you had tonnes of cash to spen i would reccomend the x1900xt it kicks all cards out there.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by simon741
Thats a lot more ($100 more!) A 6800GS is still very adiquate
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post #18 of 18
True, I'm not comparing my card to a 7800GTX! What I'm saying is for speeds they are not as high as they could be.
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