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Does anyone know a release date for DX10 & the first G80 card (UK) ?
Im intending to upgrage my graphics card and was waiting for the 8800, but are there gonna be better cards than the 8800 released shortly after like maybe a 8900?
I dont want to buy the 8800 and then wish id waited!
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November 8th is the launch date for North America

DX10 is shipping with Vista

Midrange cards from Nvidia will be released in the spring
    
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7 days, Enjoy

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but are there gonna be better cards than the 8800 released shortly after like maybe a 8900?
I dont want to buy the 8800 and then wish id waited!
Thanks

Probably.. they'll probably have 8950GX2 for DX10 quad SLI, then 8600GTs for mainstream.. ATI is coming out with the R600 in a couple month and theres rumors that nVIdia will be coming out with 65nm 9800GTX in the summer but they might change the name because of ATI's old 9000 series.
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You must see if your HP's PSU will handle it....
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You must see if your HP's PSU will handle it....
what are the requirements for the new dx10 cards anyways?
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400w for the 8800GTS
450w for the 8800GTX

800w for SLI

Do note that the power requirements are including an entire rig and isn't only for the cards themselves
    
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