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Old 01-30-2006, 06:23 AM   #1 (permalink)
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last night i ordered my build and i got a 6800gt because i had gone over budget with the rest. I am thinking about not putting in my video card till i canget an extra 50 or w/e the difference is for a 7800 gt. well really my question is, will the 6800gt be able to handle games? if not, id better start saVING
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Old 01-30-2006, 06:27 AM   #2 (permalink)
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um it depends on what games you play

if you have a semi decent cpu + 1GB ram yes the 6800GT will be able to play u the latest games (some of them cant be maxed though)
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hmm id probably be playing nfs most wanted(probnably not gpu intensive) cod2,bf2,cs and fear if i decided to. i dont think i would be abe to play ut 2007 on thins thing though
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My friend has a 6800GT + 1GB RAM and can't play BF2 maxed out. He plays on High-Medium.
I it isn't that much of a price difference I'd go with the 7800.
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k ill order the 7800 now and the return the 6800
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Yea good choice 7800GT is a huge improvement over 6800GT.
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