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Old 08-12-2007, 08:22 PM   #1 (permalink)
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which of these 2 video cards is better, I need a card for my system.

Sparkle GeForce 8600 GT 512MB DDR2 SLI Ready PCI Express DVI VGA HDTV Video Card SF-PX86GT512U2-HP in Canada at TigerDirect.ca


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EVGA GeForce 8600 GT 256MB GDDR3 SLI Ready PCI Express DL Dual DVI HDTV Video Card 256-P2-N751-TR at TigerDirect.com
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EVGA: It has GDDR3 not DDR2 like the Sparkle
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and that will result in better performance?
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Well it's better to get the latest one.
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and that will result in better performance?
Of course
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EVGA for sure. DDR3 is significantly faster than the Sparkle's DDR2. Plus it's a very high quality brand w/ good warranty program. Can't go wrong.
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i think the evga one only has dvi ports so does this mean if I get it I will have to get a dvi monitor too?
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EVGA all the way.
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