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Old 10-24-2005, 05:22 PM   #11 (permalink)
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6800GT is much less expensive... You can overclock that to Ultra speeds pretty easily though.

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Old 10-24-2005, 11:19 PM   #12 (permalink)
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7800GT for sure

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Old 10-25-2005, 12:42 AM   #13 (permalink)
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The 7800 series really excel when in SLI. In fact, everybody I know that has a 7800 series card does SLI them. I would go with the 7800GTX if I was going to get one....the GT is crippled, although you can unlock the pipes from what I hear. I learned from experience its best not to get a card thats crippled for the reason of making it cheaper.
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Old 10-27-2005, 01:48 AM   #14 (permalink)
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Thanks all....

I went with the 6800GT with 256mb.. For the following reason, cost, performance and it will suit me needs. Also the card was the evga, if it doesn't work out I can always upgrade later on.

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