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    Is it worth upgrading my 7800gt?

    I have a BFG 7800gt was wondering if its worth a final upgrade before cheaper dx10 cards appear.

    I was considering a 7900gs or gt is there much of a performance difference between them and the 7800gt?

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    I doubt its really worth going for it, if you were to upgrade surely a 8800gts would be better? If you cant go the full wack then i wouuld hold and wait for a dx10 card.

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    I would say no, not unless it is struggling with any of your current games, or you plan on getting a bigger monitor.
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    Theres no point going from 7800GT to 7900GS. to see any real difference you'll need to go for a 7900GTO or 7950GT.

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    Not worth it.

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    According to these graphs the 7800GT and 7900GS are almost the same speed.

    I would keep the money for when an upgrade is needed, hopefully by the summer there will be competitiors to the 8800GTS/X and mid range versions of those cards to choose from as well.

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    neg dont upgrade, really no point. wait for prices to fall on the new generation of cards then dive in your card will do fine...for now
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