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Old 05-30-2007, 08:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I heard it performs like a 7600gt....

Is that true or is it better or worse than a 7600gt
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Old 05-30-2007, 08:36 PM   #2 (permalink)
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It's worse than the 7600GT. The 8600GT, is the one that performs like a 7600GT, with DX10 capability.
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yea the 8500GT is more like a 7600GS.
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I'm guessing I would be better off getting a 7900gs ko instead even though it is cheaper than a 8600gt?
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Much better off...the 7900GS will totally ANNIHILATE the 8500GT. The lower 8 series are only good becuase they offer DX10 however the 8500GT will never play any DX10 games with playable frame rates.
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budget DX10 cards came out too early?
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Well all DX10 cards came out too early since there is no DX10 for at least another 3+ months. However the 8500, and 8600 came out too expensive for their performance.
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yeah i agree, hurry up and come out crysis
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what's a good price for a 7900gs ko?
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