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I figure the least I can do is toss one of those in my rig and get one folding. Would I be better off using one or the other?

I am new to folding, but this seems like a very good cause and would be able to fold 16-20 hrs a day.
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8800gt will get more points, about 4k. smile.gif

The 4890 will get half of that and use more of your CPU, and it isn't worth it till the new ATI client is released.
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That was quick! thumb.gif

Thanks.
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Yeah, use the 8800GT
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Folding? The 8800GT for sure smile.gif
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I have both, my overclocked 4890 at 950, 1010, will get about 3400 PPD depending on the WU, less. In most cases, my 8800gt will get 4000-4500 ppd, and like others have said, will use less of your cpu cycles. Fold on both and you'll see 4-8k ppd biggrin.gif
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