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Ok I need some help choosing the best possible card I can get... I have AGP and around ~150$$$$................. I was thinking of the sapphire x1600 or maybe 6600 or 6800........Help
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Hi mate,

I'd go for either the xfx 6600gt http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814150089
Looks like quite a good card

or

id go for the x1600 pro
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102665
but this card is OEM so your not going to get a box/instructions

I think id prob go for the x1600pro, but decision is yours....

Hope i helped, Dan
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Spend 50 more and get the 6800gs. Just got the card and all i have to say is its GREAT.
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for the price you are saying get a x1600 pro and you may be able to get an x800 gto. they are more powerful as they have 12 pipelines but do not support SM3, H264 or HDR. I would go for the x1600 but grkgus is right. Spend the extra dosh to get the 6800GS.
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Originally Posted by grkgus
Spend 50 more and get the 6800gs. Just got the card and all i have to say is its GREAT.
Can I get some links on that ... I shop at newegg.com... which do you recommend...

how much better is it then the x1600
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Can I get some links on that ... I shop at newegg.com... which do you recommend...

how much better is it then the x1600
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130264 ??????????????????

Its 225$$ too much for me I guess I got 2 wait and save up more
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150 calls for a used g800GS. if you get an xfx they have double lifetime warranty so you'd still retain the full manufacture lifetime warranty.
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