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I think you should be happy you have a beastly 980Ti rig and not give a frack about how much they cost now .. you buy a card to run what you need it to run, not to worry about how much its resale value will be years down the line

And this is the dumbest thing I read, as well.
...not to mention that 980Ti is not years old, it's just one year old.
post #62 of 2870
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Ok let's just kill off all the predictions.Bottem line is for people in the 150- 300 dollar market and still got like 4-5 year old cards,this is going to be a heavenlly upgrade(470 included).Full stop! thumb.gif

I can certainly drink to that. I'm working a 7870 right now that I wouldn't mind retiring to "backup" status.

I've noticed that the focus for some people seems to be lost here. The reason people are so excited is the performance you are getting for a $200-$250 card. I know this is obvious to some here. Quite simply, the price is what makes the RX 480 worthwhile.
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I've noticed that the focus for some people seems to be lost here. The reason people are so excited is the performance you are getting for a $200-$250 card. I know this is obvious to some here. Quite simply, the price is what makes the RX 480 worthwhile.
well if you read this the thread - half legitimately think they are getting essentially a 980Ti/1070 for $250 (or even $200)

the rest are reasonable though
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I can certainly drink to that. I'm working a 7870 right now that I wouldn't mind retiring to "backup" status.

I've noticed that the focus for some people seems to be lost here. The reason people are so excited is the performance you are getting for a $200-$250 card. I know this is obvious to some here. Quite simply, the price is what makes the RX 480 worthwhile.

Ill drink to taht too, i went from a 5770 to 7850 to r9 390 haha. Huge leap, kinda regret not waiting but my r9 390 is at least 6months old now but oh well. Maybe build another rig with it thumb.gif
    
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well if you read this the thread - half legitimately think they are getting essentially a 980Ti/1070 for $250 (or even $200)

the rest are reasonable though

Yeah, I've pretty much not taken all the charts and leaks seriously. The proof will come in time, of course. Either way, if it is a beast of a card, then it will be a phenomenal deal. If not as much, I still think this card will be a top seller.
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Ill drink to taht too, i went from a 5770 to 7850 to r9 390 haha. Huge leap, kinda regret not waiting but my r9 390 is at least 6months old now but oh well. Maybe build another rig with it thumb.gif

I almost made a purchase on a R9 380X earlier this year, but decided to just rebuild when I heard about Zen's progress. I'm glad I have waited. The RX 480 is seeming to be a very good card so far. If Zen turns out to be all IT is hyped up to be, then I think I will have a nice build I can be happy with for a good 4 or 5 years. With "minor" upgrades here and there, of course. biggrin.gif
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Yeah, I've pretty much not taken all the charts and leaks seriously. The proof will come in time, of course. Either way, if it is a beast of a card, then it will be a phenomenal deal. If not as much, I still think this card will be a top seller.
I almost made a purchase on a R9 380X earlier this year, but decided to just rebuild when I heard about Zen's progress. I'm glad I have waited. The RX 480 is seeming to be a very good card so far. If Zen turns out to be all IT is hyped up to be, then I think I will have a nice build I can be happy with for a good 4 or 5 years. With "minor" upgrades here and there, of course. biggrin.gif

My plan exactly, i think i might end up waiting vega/zen and build a new rig. I already have most of the components i need so id need a new mobo/ram/cpu. The waterblock would even fit if ek provides free am4 mounting kits. Then could have a spare rig with my i5/r9 390 setup and go back to air on that one and watercool zen/vega. Would be a pretty sweet rig.
    
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Looks to me like people are just setting themselves up for disappointment.

At $450 . . . true dat.

I see Chev started a new shift. lol
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I see Chev started a new shift. lol
I love how you mention me in half the posts you make redface.gif

so tsundere <3
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I love how you mention me in half the posts you make redface.gif

so tsundere <3

We have about 2K guests. Dupe Convince 10% each day is a nice goal.thumb.gif
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