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Old 12-08-2006, 07:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I've searched through these forums and haven't noticed anything about the Sapphire ATi Radeon x850xt. Im getting this card for christmas and i was woundering if it will run games like GRAW and NFSMW at top settings. Also, which nvidia card will this be equivalent too? Thx.

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Old 12-08-2006, 07:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
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it hink that it is equal to the nvidia 7600 but idk for sure
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stronger then the 7600. It compares to the 6800U
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I got the X850 XT PE, An love it! Great for over clocking.
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I have the saphire version of that card. The fan can be loud, but it plays counter strike at max settings without stumbling. I think it's a great card, escpecially for the money. I haven't noticed any problems or anything, but counter strike is the most graphics intensive game ive played. Oh, and don't pay more than around 120 to 130 on this card, because i got mine for like 115. So look around for prices, cause there are some low ones.
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Its a great card, performs beyond expectations for the price. Also, best to get some after market cooling to run the card quieter and to OC!!
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Old 12-11-2006, 12:46 PM   #7 (permalink)
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thing is, it is quite old and has no shader model 3 support. if it were me, i would get a 7600GT over that.
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Old 12-11-2006, 02:57 PM   #8 (permalink)
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X850xt on par with 7600GT, but personally I prefer 7600GT because it support shader model 3.0


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stronger then the 7600. It compares to the 6800U
And who told you that 6800ultra is better than 7600GT ??

7600GT is about 5-10% faster than 6800ultra
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