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Old 04-29-2006, 02:29 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Which is better for gaming?

At a local shop ive nailed it down to two different cards:

the evga 7600gs 256
or the sapphire Radeon x1600pro 512

both cost 169$ cdn and both are pcie.

Its for gaming so which would be better? Right now im tending towards the radeon....VIVO
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Old 04-29-2006, 02:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
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i would eathier look up some fps for both or go on newegg and see what people have to say about each choice
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Old 04-29-2006, 02:51 PM   #3 (permalink)
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i tried google.... not so successful...if anyone has info please post...ill try searchin more
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anyone have any suggestions of a different card around 150$...best for gaming?
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they are about the same, the the 7600gs if you want a quieter computer
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Here's a close comparison of the 7600GT vs the X1600XT.

http://www.vr-zone.com/print.php?i=3338
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The GeForce 7600GT XXX edition by XFX, its 160 a newegg i believe.... also it comes w/ a game........

i can't give u a URL b/c im in a hotel in a middle of nowhere town in Brazil, and this is the only website of interest the hotel hasn't blocked, also its a 1950's mac...............
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ok hmm...so the x1600xt is a stronger game performer then the x1600pro 512?


EDIT: yeha sorry saw that..
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Like the link says, the X1600XT.
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i would wait for the 8 series GeForce....which should come out by Q4 this year......


http://techist.com/showthread.php?th...5&pagenumber=2
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