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Old 11-27-2006, 07:28 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default 7950gx2 or the 8800gts

hey, i was wondering which one u guys would prefer between the 8800 gts and 7905gx2. i know the ovious answer but still i was curious on what u guys think coz they cost almost the same. which one gives more bang for the buck and which one is more powerfull. i am sonsidering one of these 2 for my next build but cannot make up my mind on which one to go with.

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Old 11-27-2006, 08:03 AM   #2 (permalink)
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The 8800GTS is clearly more powerful and better. It has newer technologies then the 7950GX2, like DX10.



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Old 11-27-2006, 08:04 AM   #3 (permalink)
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8800gts is better and supports DX10, it will be much better than 7950GX2 in future games that will support the new technologies in geforce 8800
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Um? Why are you even asking? The 8800 gts is FAR better than the 7950 GXS i wouldn't even consider getting one of thoose if i could afford that price range...
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To straighten this up the 8800 is better but dont get them wrong the 7950 gx2 is still pretty **** good with a gig of texture memory
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Old 11-27-2006, 02:32 PM   #6 (permalink)
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yea just cause the 8800 is all "NEW" doesnt mean that the 7950's are total crap now, they still hold a high rank if you arent looking at the ONLY dx10 card on the market

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Old 11-27-2006, 02:45 PM   #7 (permalink)
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well i think the gts is cheaper than the 7950 and does a whole lot more
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yea how muc better is the gtx than the gts anyone know?
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Old 11-27-2006, 03:57 PM   #9 (permalink)
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To straighten this up the 8800 is better but dont get them wrong the 7950 gx2 is still pretty **** good with a gig of texture memory
The question is which is better. The answer is the 8800GTS.

And I'm pretty sure that 1GB of memory is used for other things than just textures.
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ya that memory has to cover all the video memory tasks.


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