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Old 04-15-2004, 11:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Nvidia Geforce Vs. ATI Radeon

In your opinion, which is better:

Nvidia Geforce FX 5700 128Mb

or

ATI Radeon 9800 Pro 128Mb
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Old 04-15-2004, 11:30 PM   #2 (permalink)
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The GeForce FX 5700/5700 Ultra was designed to compete with the ATI Radeon 9600 Pro/XT performance-wise. Not only is the Radeon 9800 Pro a faster card, but turning on bandwidth-eating features such as anti-aliasing or anisotropic filtering doesn't impact the performance as much.
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Old 04-16-2004, 12:29 AM   #3 (permalink)
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9800 Pro.

That one is a no brainer.

For future video card info, check out www.tomshardware.com

Really good comparisons and benchmarks made there, and is probably one of the best and most famous PC component websites out there.
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Old 04-16-2004, 09:44 AM   #4 (permalink)
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why dont you get a cheap card now ( say a 9600xt for $200 USD at newegg) and wait until they release pci express cards, then you can get a better mobo and an even better card.
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i believe you should have compared the 5950 against the 9800. However nvidia released a new chip on the 14th and new cards should be available soon. THey will be the best then. Just wait for it!!
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Yeah the new cards just rule check out these benchmarks
http://www20.tomshardware.com/graphi...e_6800-37.html
I say out of the two cards the 9800 with out a diot(< spelling)
The 5700 is a mid range card.
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No doubt about it the 9800 Pro
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