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Old 01-25-2004, 08:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default ATI 9000Pro or ATI 9800SE?

which one is a better card, the ATI 9000Pro or an ATI 9800SE NonPro?

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9800se although its just a under clocked 9800 its like having a 9200 pro or 9500

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Old 01-25-2004, 08:33 PM   #3 (permalink)
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if you are looking at a 9800 se, you can spend the same amount of money and get a 9600 XT. The 9600XT is faster.
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Old 01-26-2004, 03:52 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Is it really better.
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Old 01-26-2004, 09:45 AM   #5 (permalink)
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I have heard a lot about unlocking pipelines on ATI cards to upgrade them but have never done it myself and do not know anyone who has. I hear they work, but you have to buy the right card, which can be difficult to tell sometimes. I also hear of artifacting problem on some of the cards as well. If it's something you want to gamble with, you could get a very fast card from a 9800 se or a 9500 with unlocked pipelines.. If you don't want to try it go with a 9600 XT.
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