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Old 12-09-2008, 02:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm going to FutureShop to get a new Video Card today and I have narrowed it down to these:

BFG NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GT OC 512MB PCIe 2.0
BFG Tech - BFG NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GT OC 512MB PCIe 2.0
150$

BFG NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT 512MB PCIe 2.0
BFG Tech - BFG NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT 512MB PCIe 2.0
170$

ATI Radeon HD 4670 1GB GDDR3 PCI-E Video Card
SAPPHIRE HD 4670 1G DDR3 PCI-E
160$

To me the choice is the 9800GT OC but you never know.
Please help me out ehh?
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Old 12-09-2008, 02:07 PM   #2 (permalink)
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None get this;
Newegg.com - ASUS EAH4870/HTDI/512M/A Radeon HD 4870 512MB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFire Supported Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards
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Old 12-09-2008, 02:14 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I need it TODAY.
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Thats a bugger then out of those choices I would get the 9800gt but your paying a premium becaus of poor planning.
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Nah just lazy to wait for it to arrive. GTA 4 wants to be played today. =]

So that's +1 for 9800GT
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You could get it tomoz (next day delivery) and save yourself money and get much better performance...... There is a patch out for gtaIV which you may want to download btw.
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PNY VCG981024GXEB-FLB XLR8 GeForce 9800GT 1GB DDR3 PCI-E 2.0 Graphics Card
$155 at amazon - get it overnight for a few bucks.
It's worth one day to double your video memory.
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PNY VCG981024GXEB-FLB XLR8 GeForce 9800GT 1GB DDR3 PCI-E 2.0 Graphics Card
$155 at amazon - get it overnight for a few bucks.
It's worth one day to double your video memory.
depends on the resolution of the screen my deal is better as it has more raw power like my sig says lots of mexican children make light work
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Old 12-09-2008, 06:59 PM   #9 (permalink)
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If your going to spend $155 on a 9800gt then you might as well get a 9800gtx+ or 4850 since that 1gb memory isn't really going to do anything.

To the OP I would also go with the 9800gt if you have to pick from those.
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Old 12-09-2008, 08:48 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Well I'm pied off I went in all the 9800GT OC were gone and some fat kid stole my'n like right in front of my eyes. The ATI weren't even shipped yet and the deal on the 9600's was over. I was soo pied off I bought a iTouch to cool off (I'll return it tomorrow).
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