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Old 10-15-2006, 04:17 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Evga 7600gt or Sapphire x850 xt

I have been looking at benchies of the two cards and the price. They are fairly close in price and they perform fairly close in games. I bet the 7600 oc's better than the x850 xt. Can anyone tell me anymore about both cards and which would be better?

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Old 10-15-2006, 04:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
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from what ive read the x850 is the best bang for your buck out there

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x850xt lacks shader model 3.0, which affects HDR.. just so you know.. :|

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Old 10-16-2006, 11:48 AM   #4 (permalink)
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I would go with 7600gt because it supports SM3.0, it uses less power and it is more overclockable.

You can get eVGA 7600GT for $112.99

and BFG 7600GT for $113.99
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ive got an XFX 7600GT and its been a great card for the money!
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