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Originally Posted by sccr64472
What resolution were you playing? I can force a 6800gt to it's knees.

Yeah I agree. At 1600x1200 i'm at 4x AA maybe more in some games i doubt that even the gt can do that. Don't forget that resolution is very demanding for a 3D card. AA to but both toghether and it's a GPU melting mix.
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I am a gamer I played at 1024x768 on the 6800 although I do play 1600x1200 now but even still to any play any games the set standard is 30fps is playable as your eyes dont register much past that anyway, its just a benchmark score, all films in cinema's and programs on tv run at 24-30fps
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post #23 of 25
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Originally Posted by Bys0n
I am near enough certain that the X2 will push alot higher than the 3700 giving it alot more potential as an upgrade
Who told you this? That's completely backwards.
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Yeah I agree that it still playable but I have a lot of difficulty to play video games at a playable level I always want more... thats why I cant wait to have my second 7800gt hope It will do the job especially for fear at 1600x1200
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Originally Posted by Mr-P
Yeah I agree that it still playable but I have a lot of difficulty to play video games at a playable level I always want more... thats why I cant wait to have my second 7800gt hope It will do the job especially for fear at 1600x1200

Now that we fully agree on I for one am hypocritical, I love to see them extra few points on benchmarks and I ahve to run games maxed which on my current card I do with 100+ frames per sec yet I still wait in anticipation for my second card lol (was trying to be helpful & unbiased with my posts) lol I am even contemplating overclocking my toaster to give me my toast that few seconds faster
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