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    Quote Originally Posted by Beefy
    Even if you matched clock speed to a 9700, you still wouldn't get the same performance... and not everyone overclocks.
    Yep 8 texture pipelines and 256-bit memory bus vs. 4 texture pipelines and 128-bit memory bus even at a higher core speed isn't really a match.

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    2 texture pipelines
    theres 4 all 9600s do, and yes 128bit memory...:and the 9700s have 8 pipelines:cheers:
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    I was a little sore and tired when I posted that but yes the fact is that the R9700 carries twice the pipelines and memory bus as the R9600 does. :p

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