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Old 17th July 2007, 21:28   #11
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Thank you for this comparison

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Old 18th July 2007, 12:42   #12
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HD 2900 XT loves Unreal 3 engine, try running Rainbow Six Las Vegas
http://www.anandtech.com/video/showdoc.aspx?i=2988&p=22

performance on par with GTX!
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Old 16th August 2007, 16:54   #13
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Im thinking about buying one of these systems but i dunno wich one. on paper there pretty similar. [i pinked up the stuff thats different for u guys]

- Intel Core 2 DUO E6600 2.40GHz Dual Core CPU Overclocked too a minimum of 2.93GHz and beyond. (9 x 333MHz - 1333MHz FSB)
- Arctic Cooling Freezer 7 Pro Intel approved cooler
- Arctic Silver 5 Heatsink compound professionally hand installed by our technicians
- Intel P35 Asus P5K (Socket LGA775) PCI-Express DDR2 Motherboard
- Award winning Team Elite 2GB PC2-6400 (2x1GB) Dual Channel Kit (Running at 800MHz)

- 250GB Western Digital 16MB Cache SATA-2 Hard Drive
- ATI Radeon HD 2900 512MB GDDR3 VIVO HDTV/Dual DVI (PCI-Express) DirectX 10 Graphics Card- Asus 18x DVD±RW Dual Layer LabelFlash ReWriter (Black)
- Black Sony Floppy Drive
- Antec NINE HUNDRED Gamers ATX Case
- Enermax Infiniti 650W Next Generation Power Supply


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- Intel Core 2 DUO E6600 2.40GHz Dual Core CPU Overclocked too a minimum of 2.93GHz and beyond. (9 x 333MHz - 1333MHz FSB)
- Arctic Cooling Freezer 7 Pro Intel approved cooler
- Arctic Silver 5 Heatsink compound professionally hand installed by our technicians
- Asus P5N32-E SLi NVIDIA 680 (Socket LGA775) PCI-Express DDR2 Motherboard
- Award winning Corsair 2GB PC2-6400 (2x1GB) Dual Channel Kit (Overclocked at 900MHz+)

- 250GB Western Digital Enterprise 16MB Cache SATA-2 Hard Drive
- NVIDIA 8800 GTS 320MB GDDR3 VIVO HDTV/Dual DVI (PCI-Express) DirectX 10 Graphics Card
- NEC 7173 18x DVD±RW Dual Layer LabelFlash ReWriter (Black)
- Black Sony Floppy Drive
- Antec NINE HUNDRED Gamers ATX Case
- Antec 650W Next Generation Power Supply

i read the review on ATI vs NVIDIA so im swayed more to ATI although the NVIDIA does have the oc memory. There both the same price too, your opinions please

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Old 16th August 2007, 18:08   #14
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Asus P35 + 8800 GTS and get the most affordable RAM, RAM OC doesn't do much for system performance
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Old 17th August 2007, 00:04   #15
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yeah john 2900XT driver's are getting beter .
il give u update on game benches with single and CF to add to the review ones i get my cards back
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Old 17th August 2007, 00:12   #16
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the GTS 320 is cheaper and a better deal, in stores for $240 and less!
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Old 17th August 2007, 01:30   #17
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I forgot to say guys this is a pre built system so i cant take Asus P35 with 8800 GTS. It has to be that one or the other. Btw the system costs £1000 does that sound fair to you?
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overpriced it sounds to me; why it is prebuild?
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8800GTS 640MB in belguim shop for 312€ !
HD2900XT same shop 355€
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ow! in that case, no challenge, GTS 640Mb FTW
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