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Old 03-18-2006, 11:58 AM   #1 (permalink)
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This is probably a stupid question but what is the lowest model nvidia graphics card that can can play games on high settings
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6800? or 6600 with good ram and cpu.
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Old 03-18-2006, 12:13 PM   #3 (permalink)
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The answer is 7600gt or 7900gt....the 7600gt if your on a budget and the 7900gt for a really good priced high end card. It performs close to or better than the 7800gtx so it makes sense since its $300 cheaper...

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7900 isnt that lowest model............
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yer ive looked at the 7900 and its a bit too expensive is there that much of a difference between the 7600 and 7800 then
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well, it depends on what kinds of games you will be playing. for fear, you should get at least a 7800 gt or 7900 gt, but for games lik cs, you can get like a 6600 gt. - charlie
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yes there is a big difference between the 7600 and 7900, it beign that 7900 is way better. Go with the 6600 or 6800.
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If your not plannign on playing top of the line games then just go with a 6800GS. you should be able to play most games.
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He wants to play on high settings. I have a 6800gs and i do not play on all high settings/not even close....but yes it totally depends on what games.....i imagine future games will be more demanding than current ones, so future proofing abit doesnt hurt.....
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Is the 6800GS better than the 7600GT?
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