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Old 02-25-2006, 07:39 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Guys im having trouble picking out a video card, cause it looks like i cant go for the 7800.....2 expensive and goes over my budget.

I need the next best thing and under $500 or so.
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X1900XT if you can find a good deal

But the 7800GT is under 500 dollars?
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i wanted 7800 gtx and its like 700, is GT good?
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also, which companies 7800 GT is good? BFG? XFX? eVGA?
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You're looking at the GTX512, which is a total waste because for about $500, you can get an X1900XT, which will beat the crap out of the GTX512. Yes, the GT is good, but if you can afford an X1900XT, get it.
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For ATI you would want ATI lol
For nVidia you would want eVGA, Leadtek, BFG.

X1900XT > 7800GTX > 7800GT

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k i decided to get the 7800 GT, i've looked at reviews for the cards by BFG XFX and eVGA, now i need help to pik one, im thinking XFX. Any suggestions?
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eVGA hands down

then BFG, then no 7800GT then dirt then XFX

though the X1900XT whips the 7800GT
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does the eVGA come overclocked, cause im a n00b and dont want to screw it up.
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Some models do some models come at stock :\
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