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Hi all, Just wondering wot some of your thoughts were, is it worth upgrading from 7800gtx to 7900gtx, is there much difference in on screen eye candy in games/fps ?

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Although i dont own either, id keep the 7800 and wait for DX10 casue i bet there isnt many games you cant max out or get close to.
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post #3 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by gill
Although i dont own either, id keep the 7800 and wait for DX10 casue i bet there isnt many games you cant max out or get close to.
Exactly what he said.
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have to agree
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I recently upgraded from a BFG 7800gtx (256 mb) to an asus 7900gtx. all of my benches went up an average of about 20%. I was very pleased with the increase in performance. Of course my intent is to get a second one for sli. I upgraded because the 7800gtx is discontinued and I was concerned that I wouldn;t be able to find a match in a month or two when I plan to get my second card.
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wait for vista a dx10 but if you want to spend money just get a 2nd 7800gtx
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Is that an SLI board?
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Well...the 7900GT performs slightly better than the 7800GTX...so I'm sure the GTX performs even better. With my card overclocked, i'm past GTX speeds on both coreand memory...and I say that it's FAST! I am playing Oblivion maxed...and get 50 FPS outside...
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post #9 of 12
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Thanks for the replys all!
Think i just wait then see wot Vista and dx 10 brings along!
Unfotunately the mb not sli but on the other hand stops temptation of buying a 2nd card lol

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post #10 of 12
dun waste your money if you can't step up to 7900GTX. obviously you cant since your asus doesn't offer step up. so keep your 7800 until directX10 come out.
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