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Old 06-25-2005, 03:10 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default x850 xt vs 6800 ultra

Which one would be better for gaming? and better performance
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Old 06-25-2005, 03:17 PM   #2 (permalink)
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id say 6800, cuz it has PSM 3.0. The X800 Pro is generally regarded as one of the worst cards for its price in a long time
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6800 would win in most cases
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Old 06-25-2005, 03:32 PM   #4 (permalink)
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x800 Pro has more memory than the 6800 by 128mb. The 6800 has the advantage in PSM 3.0 and some other future proof stuff.

Honestly, the best deal would be a 6800 GT, but if you are confined to those cards, the 6800 would probably be the better choice.
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I have an X800 Pro and it performs about on par with the 6600 GT, maybe a little worse. The 6800 is usually about 10% better than the X800 Pro. I repent daily for purchasing my X800 Pro, for it was a complete waste of money.
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