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Old 11-07-09, 01:13 PM   #15
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Default Re: Vista will be like AGP for some, even with Windows 7, here is why.....

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Originally Posted by 3777 View Post
You better check your references sir, the HD 3850 is in fact SUPERIOR to all 8800 series cards. The Windows 7 Video Experience rating in the control panel for my AGP 512mb HD 3850 is indeed 7.1, though the overall score is lower because of the 2mb memory.

Another jealous lowly PCI-E user in denial of the DOMINANCE.


Important to note: If any SUPERIOR APG users are out there, to install an ATI series AGP card in windows 7 you must download the Vista 9.10 AGP hotfix drivers to your computer & extract them to a directory. Then, install the driver directly from device manager using the ATI directory and you're all set.
LOLZ. Every benchmark I've seen puts the 3850 slightly BEHINDthe 8800gtx. I don't think the Windows 7 video experience rating can be considered a thorough accurate. benchmark. If it were, we should be using that to review video cards....
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