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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814121015

Are they as good as they say they are? and are they worth the price? =] Your opinions!
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their only good for like 10-15fps more
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Haha, yeah I herd they could make the graphics 10-25% better too... I wouldnt buy it.
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Useless because most games will not take any advantage of it right now, and for the price it costs, I would rather get myself a mid/high-end video card.
    
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graphics 10-25%
they dont increase graphics, but allow you to attain a higher setting with them. and there not worth it, with dual-core and quad-core cpu's and powerful gfx's there of no use.
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Useless because most games will not take any advantage of it right now, and for the price it costs, I would rather get myself a mid/high-end video card.
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post #7 of 24
When the price of the card goes down to about $60, then it might be worth it. Otherwise it's a complete waste of money right now.
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Crossfire u can use an $80 X1600pro that is twice as fast and is compatible witha almost any game. buy two and ur set for $160
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post #9 of 24
It reduces your FPS, and that sucks.
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post #10 of 24
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Originally Posted by Satek View Post
their only good for like 10-15fps more
Actually - they tend to drop your FPS rates. The card adds effects that GPU's can't even do - but at the same time it hurts performance (possibly because it works on a PCI bus - maybe just stress). The only thing a PPU gives you are a few more kinds of eye candy in a very few games. If that's worth the money to you go for it. Most people would say it isn't worth it though
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