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a b U Graphics card a b 4 Gaming August 15, 2012 9:20:12 PM doesnt make much of a difference as they are both outdated, i hope you aren't buying one of these m 0 l carowden a b U Graphics card August 15, 2012 9:20:32 PM the ultra is better, but still those are pretty out of date...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 m 0 l Related resources The 8800 ultra and 8800 gt - Forum SLI NOT Working for Dual 8800 GT's with an EVGA 790i Ultra sli Motherboard - Forum Geforce Gt 220 vs Geforce 8800 Ultra - Forum Geforce 250GT or 9800GTX+ or 8800 Ultra - Forum MSI K9N ULTRA 2F doesn't work with palit 8800gt sonic - 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Get the answer jhutch2013 August 15, 2012 9:22:08 PM daswilhelm said:doesnt make much of a difference as they are both outdated, i hope you aren't buying one of these Why I am building a budget computer for wow.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 m 0 l bruce555 August 15, 2012 9:22:20 PM Ultra is better but unless they're free do not spend a cent on them. m 0 l 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. m 0 l mInInOwA August 15, 2012 9:22:23 PM Ultra is superior to GT Ultra>GTX>GTS>GT m 0 l daswilhelm a b U Graphics card a b 4 Gaming August 15, 2012 9:25:59 PM get a 6770 for around 100 m 0 l Lee-m a b U Graphics card 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). m 0 l 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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources 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 Graphics card for my new rig (8800 GTX/GT/Ultra???) Forum SLI 9600GT out-performs 8800Ultra dn 3870X2? Forum XP 32bit: 8800GT SLI vs. Ultra? Forum Make your 8800GT runs like a ULTRA! Forum 2X 8800 GT vs. 1X 8800 Ultra Forum 8800 GT vs the 8800 ultra 3dmark06! Forum SolvedGT 640 (oem) & EVGA 8800 GT - multi monitor gaming possible? Forum Solved8800GT SLI for modern games? Forum What's better for a gaming pc - 8800 Ultra x2 or 9800 GX2 x1? Forum Which card to upgrade to? (8800gt,~350$,1920x1080,Gaming) Forum FS: EVGA Gaming Computer Quad Core, 4G DDR2, 500 GB, 2x 8800GT ($550) Forum Gaming problems, 8800GT, IP35 - crashes, glitches, quirks, BSOD Forum 8800GT SLI or Upgrade to 48XX Xfire for 1920x1200 gaming? Forum 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 !