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Old 09-16-2006, 10:16 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm torn between these three:

eVGA 7900 GT KO 256 MB:

BFG 7950GT 512 MB:

Gigabyte 7900 GT 256 MB:

They're all about the same price, and the speeds seem pretty close. The GB one has Zalman hs/fan which is nice, and from what I saw it was the best 7900GT out there, with maybe the exception of the XFX, but I don't know. Thoughts?

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Old 09-17-2006, 03:09 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I always go for EvGA. They have a life time warrenty. Obviously the 7950 is the newest card out there but with 10x coming out soon, no real point in spending the cash.

If I were you. I would go with XFX 7900 GS 256mb Extreme Edition.

I built two computers. One with the GT version (more expensive) one with the GS version (cheaper). I saw 0 performance difference between the two. The only time I saw a difference, and a slight one at that, was benchmarking. However for games, my frames were the same and the picture quality was just as good for both cards.

So i sold the system i made with the GT and kept the GS. Thats my expirence at least.

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Old 09-17-2006, 03:10 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Also, XFX has a Double Life-Time warrenty on there cards and are as cheap to purcahse as EVGA.

Check out this article about the card.
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Old 09-17-2006, 05:26 AM   #4 (permalink)
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