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Old 12-10-2006, 02:59 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Okay i posted awhile ago about a gaming rig after a few changes i got it down but Im having second thoughts about my video card
Heres the one i had posted in the original build

Im just wondering if i can do any better/just as good but a little bit cheaper because my budget has dropped due to some extremely unforeseen events.

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Old 12-10-2006, 03:36 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 12-10-2006, 03:48 PM   #3 (permalink)
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i would get the 7950gt over the 1950pro
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i think you would be happy with a 7900gt

heck im using a 7900gs and im playing oblivion on high settings

The 7900gt i posted comes with a $40 rebate too, so you can save some more money.
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Old 12-11-2006, 09:36 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Hey everyone. I'm actually having the same thoughts.

Which of the following 3 would you say makes the most sense in tems of bang for the buck?

eVGA Geforce 7900GT 256MB 256-bit GDDR3
eVGA Geforce 7950GT KO 512MB GDDR3
eVGA GeForce 7950GT 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 KO Superclocked

I heard that eVGA is better than XFX, so thats why I'm sticking with it. Feel free to tell me that I'm wrong if you think that I am.
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Old 12-11-2006, 10:47 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Best Mid Range card out there, and is not far behind the best of the bunch.
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Old 12-11-2006, 08:31 PM   #7 (permalink)
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What is better a lower clase 512 mb video card or a good 256 mb card?
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Old 12-11-2006, 08:45 PM   #8 (permalink)
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256 id go for. its more about the clock speed capability, memory speed and the pixel pipelines

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