8800 gt or 8800 ultra for gaming Tags: Graphics Cards Gaming Graphics Product Last response: August 15, 2012 11:24 PM in Graphics & Displays Share jhutch2013 August 15, 2012 9:14:36 PM Is one better what's the difference More about : 8800 8800 ultra gaming daswilhelm a b U Graphics card August 15, 2012 9:20:12 PM doesnt make much of a difference as they are both outdated, i hope you aren't buying one of these carowden a b U Graphics card August 15, 2012 9:20:32 PM the ultra is better, but still those are pretty out of date... difference is core clock, number of cuda cores, 256 bit vs 384 bit memory interface, 512mb vs 768mb, etc Related resources The 8800 ultra and 8800 gt - Forum Geforce 250 GT or 9800GTX+ or 8800 Ultra - Forum Geforce Gt 220 vs Geforce 8800 Ultra - Forum Air Cooled Q6600 @ 3.55GHZ w/790i Ultra and 8800 GT 's in SLI - Forum 2 x 8800gt 512mb SLI or 1 x 8800 Ultra ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jhutch2013 August 15, 2012 9:22:08 PM daswilhelm said:doesnt make much of a difference as they are both outdated, i hope you aren't buying one of these Why I am building a budget computer for wow. Is there something better around 70 bucks bruce555 August 15, 2012 9:22:20 PM Ultra is better but unless they're free do not spend a cent on them. whooleo a b U Graphics card August 15, 2012 9:22:22 PM The 8800 Ultra is much better. The 8800 GT has 112 shaders while the Ultra has 128. Also the Ultra is clocked higher. mInInOwA August 15, 2012 9:22:23 PM Ultra is superior to GT Ultra>GTX>GTS>GT daswilhelm a b U Graphics card August 15, 2012 9:25:59 PM get a 6770 for around 100 Lee-m August 15, 2012 10:22:38 PM ^^ and wow is dx11 for what its worth (I play wow and it has a few nice dx11 fx). jhutch2013 August 15, 2012 11:24:27 PM Lee-m said:^^ and wow is dx11 for what its worth (I play wow and it has a few nice dx11 fx). My friends computer has a nvidia 8800 gt and he plays wow on high settings and skyrim on high so I figure if I get the 8800 ultra for 25 that I found it should be done for my first build. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumXP 32bit: 8800GT SLI vs. Ultra ? ForumSLI 9600 GT out-performs 8800Ultra dn 3870X2? Forum2X 8800 GT vs. 1X 8800 Ultra ForumNeed an upgrade from Geforce 8800 Ultra ... Looking to spend $80-100 ForumEVGA 9800GTX+ SCC and the EVGA 8800 Ultra Superclocked ForumNVidia 8800 Ultra FPS Drops ForumXFX 8800 Ultra dead? ForumHD 4870 1Gb , GTS 250 1 Gb or 8800 Ultra 768 ForumWorth upgrading from a 1gb gt 210 to a 320mb 8800 gts Forum8800GT = GTX650 Ti Forum8800 Ultra just died, what to get ForumDuo 2 core E6700 2.66Ghz,Nvidia 8800 GTX ultra XFX (worth to overclock ForumUpgrade to GTX 680 Classified from this? ForumGraphics card overheating, BSOD when gaming, swapped cards same problem ForumUpgrade for gaming. Help! 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 !