i just got a saphire 9800pro 128 and love it...i am scoring 45500 in aquamark and scored a 19580 in 3dmark01 and 6560 in 3dmark03 so i have to agree this card rocks....i have heard the same in several other forums concering the 256 being a waste for the time being.
NF7/S Rev2.0 : D25 Modded bios by -=Merlin=-(cpc on)
2500+M @ (250*10)
G.Skill ddr 400LA(TCCD)running 1:1@250
Saphire 9800 Pro
Knowledge IS power....dont be afraid to be open to it.
<a href=\"http://arc.aquamark3.com/arc/arc_view.php?run=1493626296\">My aquamark score</a>