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Old 12-07-2004, 08:58 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Absolute best vid card on market?

6800 GT 128mb, 6800 GT 256mb, or Other? (under $420)

I decided not to buy a new monitor with my comp so I have money to to splurge with.

Individual brands and stuff I am not sure about, post em if you want.

*edit* Sorry forgot to Search first, if there's a place for me to look g'head n' post it.
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Old 12-07-2004, 09:00 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I'm not sure if it's the absolute best, but I saw a 6800 ultra extreme edition that had some pretty serious specs that would make me think that it was the best right now.
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for under 420? this.
http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...130-208&depa=0
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yeah go for what Gage said, 6800GT 256mb is nice, plus, it even comes with Doom 3! can't beat that, seein as how i gave 400 for mine, without doom 3.
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sorry didnt even notice the under $420 part
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The eVGA 6800GT 256MB is probably the best card on the market in your price range.
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I would have to agree, can't beat the Doom 3 deal!
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But I've heard the 256mb can actually slow speeds, that true?
If I could get a good brand 6800 GT for 128 for less, that'd be nice. Is the ASUS any good?

What's the use of 256 in the next few years anyway?
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no, 256 doesnt slow, and eVGA would prolly do you better, just my opinion
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that is a great card, 6800 evga for under 400 bux. and newegg rox too
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