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Old 12-10-2006, 11:58 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi - I'm wondering if you could give me some suggestions on these 2 VideoCards -

XFX 7900GS

XFX has more pixel pipe lines and higher memory clock...
I'd appreciate your suggestions and comments. (plz don't give me any other cards that are more expensive)

Thx for ur replies (if any)

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Old 12-10-2006, 12:04 PM   #2 (permalink)
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It is hard to say, there was just the same exact comparison with these cards about 3 days ago.

I think either one would work.


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Old 12-10-2006, 12:10 PM   #3 (permalink)
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oh- Sorry to post this again...
I'm an ATI fan but like I said the XFX has higher clocks and more Pipes - plus it's cheaper.
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Old 12-10-2006, 12:29 PM   #4 (permalink)
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then go for the XFX.

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I will mostlikely go for the 7900GS - ty
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First off if you go Nvidia, try for Evga. With a lifetime warrenty and they cover overclocking (except if you physically make changes like volt modding and installing/removing chips which can be reverted back to stock anyway), you cant go wrong. If you go ATI, try for Sapphire. I have never heard of any problems with them and their prices are usually the cheapest so they seem to be top dog imo.

If you are going to mod and overclock, get the 7900 GS. If you are going to do very minor overclocking and basically keep it stock, get the x1950 pro. Regardless, I recommend the 7900 GS hands down because of its awesomly low price and just the fact some simple volt modding (takes all of 15 minutes) can give you a big jump in benchmarks and fps. Also get the EVGA 7900 GS because its $149.99 after MIR
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I say X1950PRO.

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They overclock better.


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