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Old 03-16-2006, 10:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Is this card junk?

http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applicatio...CCODE=CANEM517
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Old 03-16-2006, 10:17 PM   #2 (permalink)
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not really.

i'd say its good value.
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Old 03-16-2006, 10:50 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Spend a little more and get the 6800GS.
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Old 03-17-2006, 06:38 AM   #4 (permalink)
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It's junk

1) You can get an eVGA 6800XT for 100 dollars
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130261
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814150130

2) The 6800XT is a choked down version of the 6600GT so its a waste of money

3) 6800GS for 150 dollars
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130267

Or you can buy the MSI 6800GS that nosboost has for sale
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Old 03-17-2006, 06:51 AM   #5 (permalink)
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since the card he showed was in canadian dollars, i assume he's canadian.

for $150 canadian, best you could do is 6600gt or x1600pro.

the 6800xt seems to me to be better than both those cards.

6800gs is around $240 canadian.
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Go with the 6800GS if you can afford it.
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