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Old 10-17-2007, 07:07 PM   #1
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Default which is better

i allways thought a 8800gtx was the best card i no the ultra is better but anyway i found this ati card..

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/New-ATI-HD-290...QQcmdZViewItem

is this better than a gtx even a overclocked gtx because its got GPU Clock Speed:740 MHz & Memory Clock Speed:2,000 MHz and 1gb of memory .were an overclocked gtx has only 630 and 2000 ??
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Old 10-17-2007, 07:30 PM   #2
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the G80 core is better, 8800GTX is better period, an 8800Ultra is just an OCed 8800GTX

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Old 10-17-2007, 07:30 PM   #3
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Default Re: which is better

Simply put, the GTX/Ultra are better than the HD 2900XT overall. It's not all about the clocks and available memory, there are many other factors as well.
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