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Old 10-26-2005, 04:22 PM   #11 (permalink)
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yeah, AGP is slowly declining. I bought my AGP 6600GT because i know that i wont be building a new PC for a very very long time and i wanted to play some newer games.
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Old 10-26-2005, 09:14 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Yea don't buy an AGP card these days unless you absolutely have to. It's making way for PCI-E.
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Old 10-27-2005, 06:43 AM   #13 (permalink)
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i disagree with you there
why? you think 2 6600GT are better then 1 7800GTX? there's a thread out there about this
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Old 10-27-2005, 06:50 AM   #14 (permalink)
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but 2 6600GT's are over $320 AUD cheaper than 1 7800GTX.
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ok then go for 1 6800GT. SLI wont even give you 50% performance increase more like 10-30% so you might just go with a 6800GT with the same money your spending on two 6600GTs
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