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Old 11-20-2008, 05:09 AM   #11 (permalink)

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well this POS pentium d gets me a solid 30fps in crysis on high at 1680x1050. so i'm more that surprised that it'll do that much. and i have overclocked it to 3.77ghz
That's because the Crysis engine is very GPU intesive and doesn't rely on the CPU much at all.
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hmm, should have got the core 216 which is the same price and faster.
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hmm, should have got the core 216 which is the same price and faster.

I got the XFX Black Edition....which is the fastest GTX 260.....i think it is anyway...and it is core 216
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oh snap, just realized it my bad.

hey thats a nice card!!

Thought evga was the only one pumping out 216 shader cards.
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there's accually quite a few companys making core 216 versions. these are all core 216 version.

Newegg.com - 216 processing cores, GeForce GTX 260, Desktop Graphics / Video Cards, Video Cards & Video Devices, Computer Hardware
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so which one is better, the GTX 260 or the 9800 GTX+ ?
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so which one is better, the GTX 260 or the 9800 GTX+ ?
Dude, its in the Graphics Rankings..

the GTX 260
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Old 11-20-2008, 09:15 PM   #18 (permalink)
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oh yeah, sorry i forgot to check that. but thanks
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i thought it wasnt a gtx 260 core 216 for a minute then i looked in the specs, 216 stream processing cores of goodness good choice, great card
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gtx260 is by far better than 9800gtx+

and hey, i had my core 192 clocked at 767/1500/2100 for 24/7 and that thing flew!!! everything it plays flawlessly.... fallout 3 full quality 12xAA .. or was it AF??? i dont' remember which the game used in the menu... never stuttered no lag!!!

you'll love the gtx260.. i promise.. it is a **** of a card
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