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If AMD really does announce the 8970 today, I think I'll sell my 2 7970s and pick one of these up
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If AMD really does announce the 8970 today, I think I'll sell my 2 7970s and pick one of these up

You're really going for all.

Two 780s

Now two 8970s.

Erm...do you want a grown son? I've already passed my teenage years so no bitter infighting in our lovely home over junkie friends or a great amount of ******* and skirt chases. biggrin.gif
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if the amd 8970 is comparable or even better than the 780, im picking up two as well. will wait for the msi lightning edition tho
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You're really going for all.

Two 780s

Now two 8970s.

Erm...do you want a grown son? I've already passed my teenage years so no bitter infighting in our lovely home over junkie friends or a great amount of ******* and skirt chases. biggrin.gif

Haha, well I will kinda want 2 8970s, but I figure I'll just get one when they launch, and one down the road, I usually just like to buy both at the same time, but just having to drop $1320 on these 780s, I think the wife would actually kill me if she somehow found out I spent another $1000+ on 2 more videocards 3-4 weeks later. Plus, they will just be going into my backup rig which rarely gets touched so they won't get much action anyway
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Hahaha, don't worry, I'll find another Dad to make proud. biggrin.gif

BTW...



Announcements. Announcements. Tomorrow. Announcements. God how I love/hate teases.

BTW, for me tomorrow is the 12th of June, but since this was written 12h ago and must be on Pacific or West Coast Time(-5 or -8 hours) so almost 3:00pm here, substract 12h since the announcement, substract 5 or 8 hour more... and you US guys still were in the 10th when AMD said that.

Yep, the announcement is today 11th!!!!!! yessir.gifapplaud.gifwheee.gif
    
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Hope it's a good announcement. I sprung for a 7790 last week in hopes of a major update.
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The suspense is killing me! Bring it on AMD! drum.gif
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AMD DONT FAIL US NOW!!!!!!!
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I mean its always awesome when a new GPU is announced, especially when AMD does it wink.gif, but are we really getting this excited about a suped up 7xxx series GPU? Sure its cool that its going to be AMDs most powerful GPU at the moment, but why waste the money when the 9xxx series is right around the proverbial corner and is a whole NEW monster in and of itself?

I don't know, just my two cents. I don't like to argue others opinions, as everyone has a right to their own, but I will also express mine.
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