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Old January 13, 2008, 03:25 PM
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Palit 8800GT Super 1GB (1024MB) 600MHz nVidia GeForce PCI-Express X16 Video Card with SLi, Dual DVI, HDTV, TV-Out, DirectX 10.0, Shader Model 4.0: Palit NE/8800TXT302

Anyone have anything to say about this card? I'm thinking of running two in SLI. Thanx.
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Old January 15, 2008, 12:52 PM
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If you haven't caught THIS, have a look.

In short, as long as you're not paying too much, you're getting a decent aftermarket cooler and much better temps. But performance? The GT core simply can't use that much memory effectively.
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Old January 15, 2008, 08:32 PM
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Thanks MpG. This ws exactly the type of info I was hoping someone could point me to. I haven't built a new rig for about four years and have never been a bleeding edge kinda of guy. I expect that I will have many more questions in the near future. Thanks again.
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Old January 16, 2008, 12:49 AM
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I suggest you simply go for a single 8800GTS 512MB instead, because exactly like MpG said, the memory bus on the G92 core is only 256 bit wide so it doesn't benefit much, if at all, from that extra memory. Also, I personally wouldn't go with SLI, a single, faster card is, most of the time, a much better choice.
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Old January 23, 2008, 05:26 AM
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Just found your post.....
I am currently running 2 Palit 8800 GT's 512MB/256bit. I have no complaints and they run quiet and smooth. I can highly recommend Palit as a quality GPU manufacturer.
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Old January 24, 2008, 01:47 AM
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They sure do look a lot different than the cookie cutter 8800gt's out there, I like the "quiet" part, my single slot cooler 8800gt is loud while playing games...
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