The NVIDIA GeForce 7900 GT has an internal architecture that is similar to the 7900 GTX and costs $200 less. What does this mean? It means that you save $200 and get a video card with reduced clock speeds. Read on as we test a pair of GeForce 7900 GT’s that pack some serious punch and start at $309 when bought online.
Ding, Ding, Ding… Ladies and gentlemen. Your attention please. In this corner, fighting in the mainstream market, GeForce 7600 GS of Santa Clara, California. And in this corner, Radeon X1600 XT of Ontario Canada. After our GeForce 7600 GS preview yesterday ATI came running and ready to fight… see why!
With the hard launch of the GeForce 7600 GS we find that NVIDIA is bringing even more performance to the $129-$149 video card market. NVIDIA claims that the 7600 GS delivers better performance than the ATI Radeon X1600 XT at a price comparable to X1600 Pro. Read on as we take a look at the card and see what can be had for $129.
The Sapphire Radeon X1600 Pro has come down in price recently and Legit Reviews steps in to take a look at this sub $120 mainstream video card. Based on ATI’s Radeon X1600 core it features core clocks of 500MHz with a 12 pipeline architecture and GDDR3 memory IC’s rated at 800MHz. While all these fancy terms sound good on paper let’s see how it benchmarks!
Today Legit Reviews takes a look at the XFX GeForce 7600 GT XXX Edition. This card is the fastest of FOUR GeForce 7600 GT models that XFX is selling and is clocked at 590MHz on the core and 1.6GHz on the memory. Read on and take a look at how the GeForce 7600 GT does against the ATI X1600 Pro and GeForce 6600GT!
ATI has recently released the Radeon X1800 GTO, which is a 12 pipe card (8 vertex pipes) based off the same R520 core found on the X1800XT processors. The clocks are rated 500/500MHz and the suggested retail price is set at $249. Come take a look at see if ATI’s more expensive solution is a threat to the GeForce 7600GT.
Today Legit Reviews takes a look at the XFX GeForce 7900GTX 512MB DDR3 XXX Edition. This card is the fastest of FIVE GeForce 7900 GTX models that XFX is selling and is clocked at 700MHz on the core and 1.8GHz on the memory. We will also cover NVIDIA’s move to a 90nm process and look at GeForce 7900 versus the GeForce 7800 series.
Today we take a look at a GeForce 6600 from Albatron that features 512MB of DDR2 memory, which is a unique for the GeForce 6600 GPU. With no SLI connector, no additional power header, and a single slot cooling solution this video card is designed to be in the mainstream consumers computer. Sit back and relax as we take a break from the high end cards to look at a more mainstream card, the Albatron GeForce 6600-512.
Today we look at the Extreme N6600GT Silencer video card that features a totally silent cooling solution from ASUS. With sound and heat becoming major issues for many users ASUS has come out with a select number of video cards that feature 0db cooling solutions. Just how well could a silent video card perform while gaming? Take a look and see for yourself!
In recent months many enthusiasts have looked into updating the video cards on their dating AGP based platforms only to find that all the top end cards are PCI Express only. NVIDIA has noticed the demand for AGP cards and in a move to help support the millions still using the AGP slot have released the 7800 GS AGP to help. Read on to see what it is all about!
Armed with a faster dual core processor, we take a deeper look at the performance of the ATI Radeon X1900 video cards. We take the fastest enthusiast video cards from ATI and nVidia and benchmark them on the leading game titles and 3DMark05/3DMark06 to show you where your hard earned money should be spent.
With the launch of ATI’s X1900 series we see the first series of graphics cards to feature 48 pixel shaders and over 380 million transistors. The new X1900XTX, X1900XT, and X1900 CrossFire are also available for sale today, which might as well be another first for the video card industry! Read on to see how the ATI X1900 compares to the nVIdia 7800GTX 512!
Today we look at ATIs second generation of multi-GPU systems, the X1800 CrossFire and compare it to Nvidias SLI. We test both the ATI X1800XT and the X1800XL with the ATI X1800 CrossFire master card and see how they perform against a couple of overclocked BFG Tech nVidia 7800GT’s in SLI mode. Read on to see how they do!
While the ATI X1800 XL is a very fast video card by today’s standards there is always need for more speed and that leads to overclocking. Today we overclock an X1800 XL with the goal of catching up with the higher priced X1800 XT video card. Read on to see how our overclocking trial went.