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Old 12-05-2005, 12:05 AM   #1 (permalink)
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What would be better.

7800GTX 256mb and X2 4400+

or X1800XT 512mb and X2 3800+?



This is a for a gaming machine.
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Old 12-05-2005, 12:57 AM   #2 (permalink)
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first one
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wait a little and get a 7800gtx512. But if you must buy now, the first setup is better. You can look at some benchmarks on Tomshardware to compare if you would like.
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I would say first one, but i thinik you can find something cheaper with that budget
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