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Instead of forcefully hitting higher clocks to edge out the competition, NVIDIA went with a more parallel design by incorporating two cards in SLI within the footprint of a 7900 GTX and delivered the 'cleverly' designed GeForce 7950 GX2 - a monster sandwich. If a 50% speed boost over the 7900 GTX interests you, this is it.
ATI has fashioned another response to NVIDIA's recent bestsellers. This time, the high-end GeForce 7900 GT is the target and the rookie thrown in boasts a decent lineage with its R580 core. Read on to find out how the new Radeon X1900 GT fares against the competition.
The choices for a GeForce 7600 GT continues to expand as we take a look at the second passively cooled version of this popular mid-range graphics card to reach our labs. Equipped with Gigabyte's Silent Pipe II cooler, it promises absolute silence while still keeping respectable frame rates and comes with a good bundle to boot.
Compared to the GeForce 7600 and 7900 GT scene, there is hardly much activity among vendors for the top of the class GeForce 7900 GTX. Its high price and the proliferation of the reference design may be the reasons, along with relatively tight supply. Nevertheless, Inno3D has the goods and here's what we think.
Ageia shows off the world's first processor dedicated to physics calculations with the launch of its PhysX card. ASUS, as one of its board partners, naturally has a retail version available. Read our impressions about this new technology and our thoughts on whether it will herald a new era in gaming physics.
If you're shopping for a cheap mainstream graphics card for your kids or maybe a HTPC, Chaintech has just the answer with its GeForce 7300 GS.
In the midst of the trend towards quiet computing, ASUS' latest GeForce 7600 GT aims to quietly take over the mid-range segment. Join us as we take a look at the noiseless EN7600GT Silent and hear the difference between it and the other GeForce 7600 GT cards.
The Radeon X1800 GTO may find itself undercut by the cheaper GeForce 7600 GT now but with rumors circulating of a possible price adjustment, it could well get back into the game. So for those anticipating such a scenario, we have MSI's take on ATI's latest mid-range card.
Just when we thought the GeForce 7600 GT couldn't get any faster than the XpertVision GeForce 7600GT Sonic, here comes Leadtek to crash the party with its own Extreme version that tops everything we have seen in our labs so far. Here then is the very speedy Leadtek WinFast PX7600 GT TDH Extreme 256MB.
The GeForce 7900 GT is the flavor of the month with enthusiasts looking for a reasonably powerful high-end card worth their dollar. The problem though is it seems that there aren't enough of them to go round. We did manage to secure an extreme, overclocked version from XFX and here are our thoughts.