8800GT/9600GT Tags: Graphics Cards Motherboards Graphics Last response: June 16, 2008 5:35 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Anonymous a b U Graphics card a b V Motherboard June 16, 2008 3:43:28 AM I am wondering if these videocards will work on my motherboard which is http://www.gigabyte.com.tw/Products/Motherboard/Product... becouse i am thinking of buying a vid card 9600 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 8800 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : 8800gt 9600gt customisbetter June 16, 2008 3:53:38 AM 8800 is better by alot. 9600 is basically a detuned version of the 8800. not totally true but gets the point across. San Pedro June 16, 2008 4:05:21 AM Shouldn't be a problem to run either card, but make sure your PSU can handle them. Related resources 650ti vs gtx650 vs 7770 - Forum Console vs pc (war!) - Forum SLI Question - Forum Upgrade from 8800gt - Forum WHICH GRAPHICS CARD? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jaguarskx a c 319 U Graphics card a b V Motherboard June 16, 2008 4:42:51 AM At stock speeds the 9600GT draws 60w of power or 5 amps. The 8800GT draws 99w of power or 8.25 amps. Overclocked versions draws more power and amps. L1qu1d June 16, 2008 4:46:54 AM I've seen a 9600 GT match a 8800 GT when overclocked, the thing is that the 8800 GT can overclock 2 I'd say 8800 GT to play it safe, and apparently Crysis loves the GT Mousemonkey a c 242 U Graphics card a b V Motherboard June 16, 2008 5:07:58 PM jaguarskx said:At stock speeds the 9600GT draws 60w of power or 5 amps. The 8800GT draws 99w of power or 8.25 amps. Where my friend, did you get these figures from? L1qu1d June 16, 2008 5:19:36 PM yeah I saw that now...aren't those like CPU power consumptions? lol Mousemonkey a c 242 U Graphics card a b V Motherboard June 16, 2008 5:35:07 PM They do seem a bit on the low side and at 60w why would a 9600GT need an auxiliary power feed when the PCI-e slot supplies 75w? just a thought. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumLove the conversation, what about the height limits in an XPS420? ForumAny new GPU intensive game on the Horizon? ForumReplacing Dell Graphics Card ForumATI HD 4670 REVIEW ForumAMD to Strike Nvidia 9500 With HD4600! Forum[New System Build] My first system Forumnvidia physX + cpu Usage ForumHD4870 1GB benchmarks? ForumMission: Build a BUDGET gaming rig via OC'ing ForumNew pc build ForumLooking for input on finishing build ForumWhy SHOULDN'T you get a 9800GX2 ForumAsus 660ti DCU2 SLI, 680 DCU2 TOP or 7970 Matrix Forum8800gt/s vs. 8800gs vs. 9600gt/s---deciding Forum9600GT w/512MB or 8800GT w/1GB More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !