It has 8 pipes, but sits on a slower core (350mhz I think?), but it has 256mb/256-bit DDR3 (The XFX does at least) on it. I want to see a direct comparison myself. I am building a budget gaming PC for a friend and I want to know whats better, faster clock or more memory.
Intel C2D E8400 Wolfdale | 4GB (2 x 2GB) G.Skill DDR2 1066 | Sapphire Toxic HD4850 @ stock OC | Asus P5Q | PC Power and Cooling Silencer 610w | Cooler Master Centurion 543+ | Sennheiser HD555