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Old 07-21-2007, 01:56 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I am wondering what is the best bang for the buck video card out there these days.

I want a Q6600 rig and I need the right video card and I'm really just looking for the best bang for the buck. $200-$300ish area. Thanks a lot
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I am wondering what is the best bang for the buck video card out there these days.

I want a Q6600 rig and I need the right video card and I'm really just looking for the best bang for the buck. $200-$300ish area. Thanks a lot
640mb 8800gtx if that is your budget, that's if you're into HIGH RESOLUTION gaming...

320mb 8800gts is better bang for the buck
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gts you ment?
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gts you ment?
i guess, i'm getting mixed up with all these stupid gts/x/p/s/dl/e/wseas/fsa/df!!!!
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640mb 8800gtx if that is your budget, that's if you're into HIGH RESOLUTION gaming...

320mb 8800gts is better bang for the buck

The 8800 GTS is listed as 640 MB? Should I choose EVGA or XFX? thanks for the quick reply!
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The 8800 GTS is listed as 640 MB? Should I choose EVGA or XFX? thanks for the quick reply!
I think most people get evga... not sure, cuz I didn't get a 8800gts.... but I was thinking about getting one and I was looking at the EVGA one.
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there are soooo many listed... what the heck? How do I know which one is best? I mean... the one with the highest core clock (576) is less expensive than the one with a 540 core clock...
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evga has the best warranty and dont worry about the speeds, you can just overclock it later
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depends on if you are going to overclock your video card... which everyone on this forum will suggest you do... so get the cheaper low clocked one and overclock it.
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so nothing is different besides the clock speeds? In which case I should purchase the cheapest one? $279 dollars?

Anyone else confirm? Thank you guys.
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