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post #21 of 64
Should wait for non-reference cards. Far better cooling and better clock speeds
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I dont know why people are saying the GK110 will cost 800+usd .... guys in first place the GK104 was meant to be sold for arounf $350 and when GK110 comes out it will be in the $550-$600 range, and the 690 will be in the $700 range, making a price cut for the actual 680 to around $400.
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post #23 of 64
I personally feel that technology is moving so fast that its a real struggle to wait for something as there is always something better around the corner.

I would say just get it now and enjoy it thumb.gif
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post #24 of 64
Quote:
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I dont know why people are saying the GK110 will cost 800+usd .... guys in first place the GK104 was meant to be sold for arounf $350 and when GK110 comes out it will be in the $550-$600 range, and the 690 will be in the $700 range, making a price cut for the actual 680 to around $400.

I'm thinking more like the 8800gtx was. Around $830-850 for the 780 or whatever gk110 becomes.
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post #25 of 64
I prefer buying now because once there's all the different versions out its so hard to choose that you end up just waiting again and the cycle continues.
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I'd buy it but if it was me, i'd wait. I'm gonna let my funds grow cuz you never know what Nvidia can pull. Right now i need full 100% reviews on this card within the week it is out so i can know what i'll be dealing with especially drivers and what performance most games get out of from this card. Not only that, i need to do research what psu requires this and i might have to consider a new upgrade on my system if i am gonna get this card cuz i ain't sure if i'll get bottlenecks if i get the gtx 680.thumb.gif
post #27 of 64
Highly doubt it, the potential buyers will be so few, its not like the Asus Mars that was just made to prove something, the GTX 685 or 780 is for mainstream enthusiasts, they need to sell tons of them to make money.
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post #28 of 64
I just bought MSI 680 from Tigerdirect. Was that a bad idea? Is MSI and/or Tigerdirect a bad company?
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post #29 of 64
MSI is fine, TD customer service isn't as good as newegg, but they're not bad. Personally, I prefer MSI over any brand for their non reference cooling. Too bad they don't have a Twin Frozr 680 yet.
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Quote:
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I'd buy it but if it was me, i'd wait. I'm gonna let my funds grow cuz you never know what Nvidia can pull. Right now i need full 100% reviews on this card within the week it is out so i can know what i'll be dealing with especially drivers and what performance most games get out of from this card. Not only that, i need to do research what psu requires this and i might have to consider a new upgrade on my system if i am gonna get this card cuz i ain't sure if i'll get bottlenecks if i get the gtx 680.thumb.gif

Punctuation, please. I went crosseyed trying to read that. tongue.gif
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