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Old 11-09-2008, 05:08 PM   #11 (permalink)
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8800gt whattT?!?!?one one
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There were issues with the bios on the 4830's given to reviews which disabled additional stream processors. Anadtech redid their benchmarks with the correct bios so their review reflects the actual performance of the card.
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that's so fake it's not even funny. doesnt even give you fps. just 0-1.6 wtf is that supposed to mean?
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The 4830 beats the 9800gt in every game except oblivion so folding is the only reason to go with the 9800gt/8800gt.

warranty, physx support..etc.
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also dont forget driver support
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There were issues with the bios on the 4830's given to reviews which disabled additional stream processors. Anadtech redid their benchmarks with the correct bios so their review reflects the actual performance of the card.

considering the 4830 is doing close to the 4850 in the reviews i have given... i would say they are correct there as well...


and hey, with evga he'll get step up and life time warranty
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warranty, physx support..etc.
There are ati manufactures that offer lifetime warranty too. Physix support will surely make up for buying a slower card. /sarcasm
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i only find physx support being useful if you have a good card... no point in having some vram taken away if ur card is mediocre
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Newegg.com - EVGA 512-P3-N980-AR GeForce 9800 GT Hybrid Power 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards
there that's the 55nm version. it will run cooler and overclock like crazy
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