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Old 12-31-05, 12:03 AM   #15
snowmanwithahat
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Default Re: Finally a XFX 6800 GS 256 mb AGP

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Originally Posted by Marovincian
They did the same thing with the 6600 GT agp vs the 6600 GT pci-e. It's their way of nudging us towards pci-e I think. Lower price and slightly (maybe) better performance for pci-e.

Sucks that they are doing it that way.
not quite.... they meant to with the 6600 but with the 6800 GS, they don't see it worth the money to use a bridge chip, so instead they use leftover NV40 cores..... as i've said before, it's not a GS, it's a slightly modified 6800
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