Ok i am happy i didn't buy the nvidia card yet couse those new ati cards look faster.

I have to chose between the "Sapphire HD3870" And the "NX8800 GT"

Here are the full specs of each card.

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//Sapphire HD3870//

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Powerconnection

1 x 6-pin (PCie)

Max. use ca. 110 Watt (on stres)

Grafische chip

Type Radeon HD3870

Speed 775 MHz

Stream Processors 320

Shader Model 4.0

memory

Capacitie 512 MB aanwezig

Type GDDR4

Speed 2400 MHz

Interface 256 bit

RAMDAC

1. RAMDAC 400 MHz

2. RAMDAC 400 MHz

Resolutions

1024x768x32Bit 200 Hz

1280x1024x32Bit 170 Hz

1600x1200x32Bit 120 Hz

2048x1536x32Bit 85 Hz

2560x1600x32Bit 60 Hz (Dual Link)

MPEG2

Weergave Ja

Encoding Nee

Direct connections

2 x DVI-I Uitgang

2 x met HDCP

2 x Dual Link

1 x S-Video Uitgang

Connections on adapter

1 x VGA Uitgang

1 x HDMI

1 x Componenten Uitgang (3x Cinch)

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//NX8800 GT//

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Power Connection

1 x 6-pin (PCie)

Max. use ca. 102 Watt (on stres)

Grafichs chip

Type NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT

Snelheid 660 MHz

Shader-speed 1650 MHz

Shader Model 4.0

Full Screen Anti Aliasing 8

Anisotropische filtering 16

DirectX Versie 10

OpenGL Versie 2.0

Memory

Capacitie 512 MB aanwezig

Type GDDR3

Speed 1900 MHz

Interface 256 bit

RAMDAC

1. RAMDAC 400 MHz

2. RAMDAC 400 MHz

Resolutions

1024x768x32Bit 200 Hz

1280x1024x32Bit 170 Hz

1600x1200x32Bit 120 Hz

2048x1536x32Bit 85 Hz

2560x1600x32Bit 60 Hz (Dual Link)

MPEG2

Display Yes

Encoding No

Direct connections

2 x DVI-I Uitgang

2 x met HDCP

2 x Dual Link

1 x S-Video

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The Nvidia Card costs 269,- Euros and the ATI card costs 229,- Euros.

And by looking at the numbers the ati card seems faster and cheaper?

Thanks for the advice.

I have to chose between the "Sapphire HD3870" And the "NX8800 GT"

Here are the full specs of each card.

///////////////////////

//Sapphire HD3870//

//////////////////////

Powerconnection

1 x 6-pin (PCie)

Max. use ca. 110 Watt (on stres)

Grafische chip

Type Radeon HD3870

Speed 775 MHz

Stream Processors 320

Shader Model 4.0

memory

Capacitie 512 MB aanwezig

Type GDDR4

Speed 2400 MHz

Interface 256 bit

RAMDAC

1. RAMDAC 400 MHz

2. RAMDAC 400 MHz

Resolutions

1024x768x32Bit 200 Hz

1280x1024x32Bit 170 Hz

1600x1200x32Bit 120 Hz

2048x1536x32Bit 85 Hz

2560x1600x32Bit 60 Hz (Dual Link)

MPEG2

Weergave Ja

Encoding Nee

Direct connections

2 x DVI-I Uitgang

2 x met HDCP

2 x Dual Link

1 x S-Video Uitgang

Connections on adapter

1 x VGA Uitgang

1 x HDMI

1 x Componenten Uitgang (3x Cinch)

//////////////////////////////////////////

/////////////////

//NX8800 GT//

////////////////

Power Connection

1 x 6-pin (PCie)

Max. use ca. 102 Watt (on stres)

Grafichs chip

Type NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT

Snelheid 660 MHz

Shader-speed 1650 MHz

Shader Model 4.0

Full Screen Anti Aliasing 8

Anisotropische filtering 16

DirectX Versie 10

OpenGL Versie 2.0

Memory

Capacitie 512 MB aanwezig

Type GDDR3

Speed 1900 MHz

Interface 256 bit

RAMDAC

1. RAMDAC 400 MHz

2. RAMDAC 400 MHz

Resolutions

1024x768x32Bit 200 Hz

1280x1024x32Bit 170 Hz

1600x1200x32Bit 120 Hz

2048x1536x32Bit 85 Hz

2560x1600x32Bit 60 Hz (Dual Link)

MPEG2

Display Yes

Encoding No

Direct connections

2 x DVI-I Uitgang

2 x met HDCP

2 x Dual Link

1 x S-Video

/////////////////////////////////////////

The Nvidia Card costs 269,- Euros and the ATI card costs 229,- Euros.

And by looking at the numbers the ati card seems faster and cheaper?

Thanks for the advice.

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