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Old 06-19-2004, 03:05 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Go with the 5700 good card if you didnt have a notebook but i dont know which is a better one in a notebook.
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Old 06-19-2004, 03:20 AM   #12 (permalink)
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any go nvidia card just flat out sux and some games arnt supporting them DEFINITLY radeon 9700
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Old 06-19-2004, 06:51 AM   #13 (permalink)
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any go nvidia card just flat out sux and some games arnt supporting them DEFINITLY radeon 9700
Where the hell did you hear that? There are so many games optimized for nVidia, not to mention Intel supports them too.
(UT2k4, UT2k3, X-2, Doom 3, etc.)

Oh yeah, what was that game that was heavily optimized for ATI cards?..... HALF LIFE 2. I don't see that coming out soon, maybe right after Doom 3 in Fall 2004.
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Old 06-19-2004, 06:53 AM   #14 (permalink)
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Oh yeah, i found these benchmark from Tom's Hardware:
http://www.tomshardware.com/mobile/2...n_9700-07.html
http://www.tomshardware.com/mobile/2...n_9700-08.html
http://www.tomshardware.com/mobile/2...n_9700-09.html

It looks like the 5700 beats the 9700. As you notice, the 9600xt is an XT card and it beats the hell out of both of them.
If you can choose a 9600xt for your mobile, get that. Or otherwise get the 5700 since it has pretty good performance. Shame on me for underestimating the 5700.
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Old 06-21-2004, 05:13 PM   #15 (permalink)
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Actually, I am not sure the Geforce 5700 Ultra that is in the Tom's hardware reviews is the mobility version. I think there are two different 5700's. I really appreciate the information on the Radeon, however. It looks like it does a very good job. Still have to wait and see how it compares to the mobility geforce go5700.
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