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Old 04-01-2006, 02:44 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Evga's 7900 GT CO beats Radeon X1800XT !!!

everyone read this, 7900 GT CO Superclock beats X1800XT


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Not really a surprise, but what about the X1900 family?


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well it wil clearly beat a x1800 if the GT is superclocked, did they overclock the x1800 at all?
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well the radeon's got a whopping 512 mb... thats impressive that the 7900 gt co beat it, makes me happy, although mine is just an overclocked xfx..
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wow this is sweet, i'm getting the superclocked card in a few days. this radeon card they tested is similar to a 7800gt isn't it? (i'm not familiar with ati as much as nvidia)
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It's not really that suprising seeing as the 7900GTX>7800GTX=X1800XT. Plus the 7900GTX's are 90nm where as the X1800XT's are 110nm I believe, so the 7900GTX's are cheaper to produce, use less power and emit less heat. The X1800XT's go for $300 or cheaper, where as the 7900GT's are usually outta stock or $310+. If you look at most of the benchies, they are tied or usually off by only a few FPS, but for the X1800XT being a generation older I'd say it's still a great contender outta the two cards.
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no they are both 90nm. i dont think the x1800xt was overclocked at all

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