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Old 04-08-2006, 10:25 PM   #21 (permalink)
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Originally posted by THE_VERN
the 7900gt owns a x1800xt in most benchmarks
The 7900GT and X1800XT are tied for the most part, but the 7900GT beats the X1800XT more often than vice versa. The X1800XT's are always in stock and cheaper though, and can enable AA and HDR. They handle AA and AF better.

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Old 04-10-2006, 09:40 AM   #22 (permalink)
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Default Modified Build...your thoughts?

I modifed a build someone made for me to this, you thoughts?

ASUS A8N-E MOBO / 92.99$+4.99$ shipping
Seagate 160gb sata2 8mb cache / 83$+4.99 shipping
G.SKILL Value Series 2GB (2 x 1GB) / 132.99$ after rebate+4.81$ shipping
AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ / 295$+0.99$ shipping
NEC BLACK FLOPPY DRIVE / 5.99$+4.89$ shipping
Thermaltake Soprano VB1430BWS
SAPPHIRE Radeon X1800XT 100154 Video Card - OEM

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Old 04-11-2006, 01:48 AM   #23 (permalink)
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What about your optical drives?

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