Athlon 2800 versus Pentium 3Ghz - difference?

  User-731D3F8D-D8EB-4CD3-BAC35C722C57B032 22:56 17 Feb 2004
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I'm choosing between two Evesham machines: the Axis 2800+MKR click here and the Evolution 3000 Blue Beast
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Is there a difference in performance?

Lastly, is this graphics card (128MB DDR ATI Radeon 9800SE All-in-Wonder graphics with TV-out & DVI) any good or is it better to stick to the graphics cards featured in the two machines above?

Many thanks.

  SANAP 23:54 17 Feb 2004

u will need to look in mags to track down the differencebetweeb amd and intel ie they will be a chart that will show what amd is equal to and intel chip speed wise.

On the graphics front GET THE ATI RADEON 128 9800 PRO as I have spent the last 3 days reading up and this one rocks. A bit more but it will be worth it. It is the one I am buying with my system and an intel 3.00ghz.

Look here and compare

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sanap

  GANDALF <|:-)> 07:10 18 Feb 2004

There will be no noticeable difference.


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  JerryJay 11:04 18 Feb 2004

Is there any difference when you do video encording?

  GANDALF <|:-)> 11:45 18 Feb 2004

Couple of my friends use video editing/production facilities a lot and they swear by AMD but for no logical reason other then they have always used comoputers with AMD chips.

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  Stuartli 14:38 18 Feb 2004

Are you entirely convinced that you would be able to notice any difference in real time?

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