Hmm... not really. Perhaps in some, CPU-limited situations. Overall it is about twice as fast, I'd say. Hard to put a figure on it because the advantage it has varies between a couple of percent and 2-3 times faster in some situations (e.g. w/4xFSAA and 8xAF @1280x1024).
Originally posted by jimseedy
Isn't the 9700pro only like 15% faster then the 4600ti?
Not to mention numerous other advantages: DX9-compliance, video in the shader pipeline, cleaner signal output, higher resolution output DACs etc etc.
The 9700NP is a much better buy than the Ti4600, without a doubt. Drivers are superior too, in my opinion - I have had no significant problems with either card (had a Ti4400 before), but I know a lot of people seem to run into difficulty with 9x00's.
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