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Old 06-16-2004, 01:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Which is the better GPU for notebook gaming? Both about the same price. Cannot find decent comparisons. Looking to build a notebook with one of them through Alienware.
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The ATI 9700 is better for gaming.
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Old 06-16-2004, 02:01 PM   #3 (permalink)
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ATI 9700 by a long shot
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Old 06-16-2004, 02:06 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Default ATI Radeon 9700 vs Nvidia Geforce FX Go 5700

I am trying to decide on which GPU to put into my gaming notebook. Both have 128mb DDR. Have not seen too many comparisons between the two. They are both similar in price. Anyone have a suggestion? The notebook would pretty much have the same configuration:

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Memory: 1024MB DDR PC-3200 - 2x512 SO-DIMMs
Video Card: ???
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harley42, i merged your two threads. no need to double post
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Sorry, just thought I could get a different crowd or more people/opinions at the gaming location.
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Old 06-16-2004, 02:31 PM   #7 (permalink)
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unfortunatly the 9700 only supports DX8... not sur aboud the Nvidia one..
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Actually, they both support full DirectX 9.
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Old 06-16-2004, 03:05 PM   #9 (permalink)
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5700's dx9 is pathetic, go for the 9700.
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Old 06-18-2004, 03:37 AM   #10 (permalink)
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I will prefer ATi9700 rather than Nvidia 5700
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