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I want to upgrade my rig and get an 8800GTX but Im wondering if the prices will go down on the 8800GTX now that the R600 is out. Should I wait and see?
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post #2 of 15
Of course they will drop. Probably be like $400-$450 in summer.
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^^Hopefully but I dont wanna wait too much longer.
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post #4 of 15
Yeah they should do mate. Like everything else, nVidia will keep on top of their prices and lower them to the best of their ability. With the Ultra out now, it should make some way for the GTX and GTS prices to come down.
    
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post #5 of 15
Someone posted a link, the GTS has gone up in price
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post #6 of 15
Nothing offical has been released about a price drop, but one would think they would do it to give AMD/ATi a hard time.

I think the 8800GTX won't drop that much, as ATi doesn't really have a direct competitor to it.
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post #7 of 15
I wouldn't expect anything until July/August.
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post #8 of 15
$529 for the EVGA 8800GTX on the egg after MIR, if you want it do it, I am sure you wont regret it if the prices drop another $40-50 in 2 months.
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post #9 of 15
no it wont cause there's no competition. The 8800 gts will drop but not the GTX
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post #10 of 15
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Originally Posted by J3r3my View Post
I want to upgrade my rig and get an 8800GTX but Im wondering if the prices will go down on the 8800GTX now that the R600 is out. Should I wait and see?
is it just the gfx card ur gonna upgrade...?
if so i really dont think ur gonna get the most out of it with ur current components.
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