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Old 03-06-2007, 09:34 PM   #1 (permalink)
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This is a good looking graphics card. ill be running it on a 500w ps and with a C2d e6300 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814127220
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get the 7600 GT instead:
http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16814130062

the GT's perform better than GS's
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The GT will be better unless you're running on a really high resolution, in which the 512mb would come in handy.
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yup. extra video memory does not equal better performance, unless the game is using an insane amount of textures
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The 7600GS can't utilize that much VRAM anyway even if you do have a high resolution (in which case you would need a way better card to run anything decently.) It's just a marketing ploy. Get the 256 7600GT
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