NVIDIA GeForce 7800 GTX roundup

Posted on Sunday, Aug 07 2005 @ 07:24 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
Hexus compared three GeForce 7800 GTX graphics cards from BFG, Leadtek and XFX:
A GeForce 7800 GTX is a GeForce 7800 is a GeForce 7800 GTX, right? Well, all retail cards are based on the same core architecture, which features 24 juicy rendering pipelines, 8 vertex shaders, 16 raster operators, and increased efficiency in memory bandwidth utilisation. There's also greater vector-processing power, on a clock-for-clock basis, when compared with the GeForce 6800 Ultra. What all this gobbledegook boils down to is the fact that the GeForce 7800 GTX is a helluva fast card, obviously even more so when two are run in SLI mode. We took an in-depth technical look at the G70 architecture right over here, so head on over for a refresher on what makes NVIDIA's latest and greatest tick.
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Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.



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