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Old 09-27-2006, 03:54 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Which of these graphics cards is better?

SAPPHIRE 100168L Radeon X1900XT 256MB 256-bit GDDR3 VIVO PCI Express x16 CrossFire Video Card

MSI NX7900GT-VT2D256E-HD Geforce 7900GT 256MB 256-bit GDDR3 VIVO PCI Express x16 Video Card

and to answer the question I know will pop up: No I do not plan to upgrade to a DX10 card in the near future as I can't afford to do so.

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Old 09-27-2006, 04:23 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Get the ATi X1900XTX and you're good.

But between those two, the X1900XT is better.


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Old 09-27-2006, 09:24 PM   #3 (permalink)
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or get a 7950gt, theyre faster and the same price as the 7900gt.

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The Leadtek 7950gt isn't that good, but the Asus seems pretty appealing.

A huge memory differnence over the MSI 7900gt for only $5.
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Old 09-27-2006, 10:56 PM   #5 (permalink)
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x1900xt is fine, no need for the 7950 GT.

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Old 09-28-2006, 02:28 PM   #6 (permalink)
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How long would the x1900xt last me versus the 7950 GT? Also, isn't the 7950 GT a significant improvement over the x1990xt for only $15 more. I could fit that into my budget.
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Old 09-28-2006, 03:47 PM   #7 (permalink)
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ya, since its such a marginal cost difference for better performance, go for the 7950gt
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Old 09-28-2006, 04:36 PM   #8 (permalink)
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I love my 1900. Ive play any game at the highest quality.
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Old 09-28-2006, 08:29 PM   #9 (permalink)
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the X1900XT is the better of the 3 cards talked about in this forum. The only thing that would compete with it is the 7900GTX or some of the newer cards that cost much more.

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