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Old 07-07-2005, 04:56 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Which brand makes the best 6600GT

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Old 07-07-2005, 05:03 AM   #2 (permalink)
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eVGA if you can get it where you are.

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Old 07-07-2005, 05:30 AM   #3 (permalink)
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could you do a top 5 or soemthing like that?
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Old 07-07-2005, 05:44 AM   #4 (permalink)
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i recon the leadtek 6600GT is the best. that or the EVGA but either way, with both of them at the top, it would be something like this:

Asus/Aopen (actually a very nice card)
Gigabyte i think.. i could be wrong.

the good thing about a leadtek or EVGA is that they generally better quality cards, giving you more FPS at stock settings, and the ability to overclock further than their cheaper 'competitors'.
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Evga hands down.

Leadtech.... i don't know, you love them or you hate them.

Giga-Byte's are solid, as are the MSI's.
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alright there are about 20 of the same posts man but eVGA all the way or leadtech
but eVGA
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what can i say but eVGA.
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Everyone says eVGA. XFX are nice cards, but because of a bad batch of DOA cards, nobody gets them because they fear them DOA.
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Old 07-08-2005, 11:26 AM   #10 (permalink)
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XFX are the GPU's used for breaking the W/R due to being very good, if not the best overclockers.

I have a perfectly fine XFX first time out of the box.

I quite like Leadtech, I almost got one when getting my PC, but it was slightly more expensive.

Leadtek now put on HUGE heatsinks which is all copper.

eVGA are popular because of the trade in of old for new.


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