I would go with the 9700 PRO.... I sell mostly Powercolour ATI cards and they have all been working great. I think saying 256MB is more bragging rights now than any real performance gains.
-At Ford, quality is job #1, job #2 is making them explode. ~Norm MacDonald, SNL News
-Switching to Glide..Balancing in my head..inside of me...
taking the glide path instead.