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Old 05-06-2008, 07:55 PM   #11 (permalink)
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One thing to keep in mind is that the 9800gtx will perform slightly better. But not rationally to the price difference. I would stay away from brand new stuff because of the rediculous prices.

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it will perform slightly better because of the few extra mhz it has.....all you have to do is to grab a 8800GTS and clock it up 20 or 50mhz and voila you have a 9800GTX

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So, would it be better to get Vista 64 bit or just stick with XP for now? I haven't been keeping up with vista because my previous computer would not run it very well. I heard Vista 64 bit had some problems with running games?
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I just know that some games cant support Vista
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the ram is good
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I'd say stick with xp for now.

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