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Old 01-29-2007, 06:19 PM   #1
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ok i need to choose ether a intel core 2 quad 6600 and a 7900 graphics card
or a intel core 2 duo 6700 and a 8800 graphics card?
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get the quad core

there are no games yet that take advantage of the 8800
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thats wat i was thinkin but idk i can always upgrade my cpu
and gpu
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Old 01-29-2007, 06:43 PM   #4
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get the quad core

there are no games yet that take advantage of the 8800
Lol, yes there are. Its actually the other way around, currently there isent any games that support quadcore.
Go with teh 8800gtx
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ya thats wat i think im ganna do
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really? cuz if dx10 isn't out, and that is what the gpu is based on, but yeah, unlessyou are gonna im, and play 2 games at once, the gfx card would be better. my bad
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im getting vista with my build soo...
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really? cuz if dx10 isn't out, and that is what the gpu is based on, but yeah, unlessyou are gonna im, and play 2 games at once, the gfx card would be better. my bad
Well in a way your right, but your games like comany of heroes at max are almost unplayable on a 8800gtx. Max meaning max reso, and settings. All and all its just better to get the 8800gtx and the dual core.
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Well in a way your right, but your games like comany of heroes at max are almost unplayable on a 8800gtx. Max meaning max reso, and settings. All and all its just better to get the 8800gtx and the dual core.
do u mean if u ran it twise?
or just alone?
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Im not sure i get what your talking about.
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