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  • Which Card PowerColor or Gigabyte

    looking at a X800XL Gigabyte (fan version) or X800XL power color has anyone had better luck vs another saw gigabyte reviews most liked it. Powercolor don't know much about but it has ATIís Rage Theater chip on it. Any comments or suggests would be great thanks.
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    Re: Which Card PowerColor or Gigabyte

    i had to install a zalman fan on my x800xl becasue it was getting so hot that my screen would shift and the words would become blury. i just put ATI tools on it i over clocked it but isee no difference in BF2 at all would shall i do.


    • #3
      Re: Which Card PowerColor or Gigabyte

      The XL do get hot, can you give me links to your cards? My friend has an XL and can not overclock it without crashing because temps are so hot due to the puny copper fan it has. I reconmend getting an artic cool hsf for the vpu when you get it.
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      • #4
        Re: Which Card PowerColor or Gigabyte

        well the zalman fan has been very good i recomend it