NVIDIA 7900GS Review

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ATi made a dash for the high-end segment of the Video Card
market with their recently announced ATi X1950XTX. NVIDIA did not exactly follow
suit but just about 2 weks later, we are looking at and reviewing their latest
addition to the GeForce 7 series family of Graphics Cards, the GeForce 7900GS-
A Card built to clinch the USD$ 199/ SGD$ 320 deal. Or so NVIDIA
hopes at least.

ATi made a dash for the high-end segment of the Video Card
market with their recently announced ATi X1950XTX. NVIDIA did not exactly follow
suit but just about 2 weks later, we are looking at and reviewing their latest
addition to the GeForce 7 series family of Graphics Cards, the GeForce 7900GS-
A Card built to clinch the USD$ 199/ SGD$ 320 deal. Or so NVIDIA
hopes at least.

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At first glance, this card is not unfamiliar at all. In fact,
physically, this card is almost completely identical to the 7900GT we reviewed
sometime ago:

nvidia 7900GT NVIDIA 7900GS Review

The slim single slot copper cooler used on the 7900GT and 7600GT
is ported over for this line of cards as well. The size of coolers used are
usually tell-tale of the heat output of the GPUs. In this case, the moderate
cooling employed seem to hold promise of a moderately cool running card.


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