View Full Version : Just bought an eVGA 7800 GTX.....
11-10-05, 12:38 PM
How do you think I'll be able to play upcomming game like UT 2007, and games that will come out in the next 1-2 years?
You should be able to play them decently.
You'll probably be okay with UT2007 but you might not be able to play at a high resolution. As for other games, who knows, but 1-2 years is long time technology-wise. You may be able to run them but you'll probably have to make compromises with the game settings to get acceptable results.
11-10-05, 12:47 PM
Should play UT2007 just fine since it was running on a single 6800U at E3 pretty dam well and it still looked awsome.
I imagine that SLI 7800 GTX cards would play it just fine.
What about DirectX 10 or whatever they call it. I thought that was coming out before 2007. That might change things a bit.
11-10-05, 03:14 PM
I don't have SLI, I can't afford buying 2 cards
11-10-05, 06:56 PM
that's the thing, if you have an SLI motherboard then you can get another 7800GTX in the future :)
that's the thing, if you have an SLI motherboard then you can get another 7800GTX in the future :)Yeah just keep an eye out in the F/S & Trade forum There will be great deals when the 512s come out;)
11-12-05, 08:39 AM
You should be fine with most games that are coming up for the next two maybe three years, though if you want DX10 support, you'll probably have to spring for a new card sometime after Vista's launch.
UT2007 should be ok, but they may include 512MB textures for 512MB cards.
this is a good question. im thinkin about dishin out some cash for a 7800GTX 512MB version, but if it wont support DX10 and DX10 is coming out soon, then i might as well wait.
DX10 will probably look great, however i heard that it wont be backwards compatible with DX9. what a crock. :mad:
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