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Old 07-22-04, 01:43 AM   #18
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Lightbulb Re: X800 vs 6800 = Voodoo3 vs TNT2

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Originally Posted by Carbon Unit
I think the 9700p was produced to compete more with the GeForce 4 series, it was just there luck that the 5800 flunked and gave them more time to stay ahead with the 9800, now with the GeForce 6 the old game has been basically reset
You mixing stuff , GF4 was DX8 up to PS 1.3 card it was comepeting with Radeon 8500Pro DX8 with 1.4 !
Now Radeon 9700Pro was next gen owning all GF4's , it had 256bit bus , full DX9 support and fast AA /AF , Nvidia was suppose to bring 5800 but was awefully late only later refreshes 5900+ were damage control
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