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Budget VGA Battle - Gigabyte GeForce FX 5500 vs. Radeon 9550 - Benchmarks - 3DMark03

Today we compare the Gigabyte GeForce FX 5500 with 64-bit memory bus against the Radeon 9550 with twice as much memory bus action to work with. It's the budget graphics card comparison and we are holding the battle for your viewing pleasure.

| NVIDIA GeForce GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jul 13, 2004 4:00 am

3DMark03

 

3DMark03 is the latest instalment in the popular 3DMark series. By combining DirectX 9 support with completely new graphics (including the GeForce FX and ATI Radeon 9800), it continues to provide benchmark results that empower you to make informed hardware assessments.

 

Please Note: Due to recent events with the 3DMark03 series, we are adding results purely for those who are still in favor of 3DMark03. These results should not be taken too seriously and are only added for interest sakes.

 

 

 

As the resolution hits 1600x1200, the Radeon 9550 gives the FX 5500 a hell of a hiding thanks to its faster 128-bit memory bus over the 64-bit on the nVidia side.

 

 

 

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