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Old 03-29-2008, 05:23 PM #1
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Graphics card

anyone know if its worth getting a nvidia geforce 8500gt from a geforce 6700 to boost cod 4 graphics.

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Old 03-29-2008, 05:25 PM #2
Check your math.
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Your 6700 is probably faster than that 8500.

Edit: Yep, it's faster than the 8500:

Edit: In the few games where the 8500 beats it, it's only by 1fps or so.
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Old 03-29-2008, 05:30 PM #3
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ahahhh thanks

its just that i have to run cod on minimum to get it going smoothly
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Old 03-31-2008, 12:18 AM #4
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just save up and get an 8800 gt. i bought that card and dont regret a second, cod4 runs smooth on maxed graphics (i think they're maxed) except for AA; its great. The price may drop soon w/that new card that was released recently.
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Old 03-31-2008, 05:57 PM #5
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I bought an 8500gt... yes I did. It was $60 on newegg so I was like "why not?". It wasn't bad but it wasn't for gaming. Sure I could play crysis at all low and still lag, it was good enough for CS:S, eve online, and bioshock. Pretty much unless your going to get an ATI 3850 or 3870 or an 8800gt, dont bother at all. The 3870 or 8800gt 512mb editions are the best bang for your buck and price/performance wise are tough to beat.
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Old 04-01-2008, 04:51 AM #6
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if your that cheap then dont by new look for a better used card you will get a much better deal
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