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Finally Got a Nvidia 7950GX2 better late than never!!

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Well only 5 or more years over due! lol.
I finally bought a used nvidia 7950GX2 card! I always wanted one when they first came out but as they were a mad high price it was impossible back then so I waited and got one for £25 of the usual place online we all know.
I have to say well worth waiting for! even thou it is only direct x 10 it will still look good when running crysis and crysis 2 etc fall out 3 etc.
These were really well put together cards for a double becker sandwich of GPU chips!
The fans & heatsinks on each of the two cards that make up the 7950GX2 are very small, and I mean small, compared to the fans & heatsinks on todays middle range cards like my GTX460.
Well I wanted to brag about owning one so thought I,d let everyone know lol.
thanks for reading.rolleyes.gif
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pics! wink.gif

EDIT* ...of your card in the rig...had to clarify just in case haha
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lol I remember drooling over it at the time
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Haha no way, I've actually got one of these sitting next to me. Back in the day that card was so damn powerful.
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It's obsolete in this day and age, isn't it? The Steam survey indicates that very few people have a pre-Direct-X 10 card anymore in their systems.
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Its only DX 9.0C. There has Been DX10, DX10.1, DX11, DX11.1 Now.
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PICTURES!!
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I'm jelly biggrin.gif
 
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What a nice blast from the past! Pics are surely needed. smile.gif

There's apparently a bunch still on eBay if anyone is interesting in picking one up and reminiscing . wink.gif

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*waits patiently for pictures*
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