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evga is a great company to buy from, as somebody already mentioned. their step up program is unbeatable
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im willing to spend 1000 on a graphics subsystem is why and will not upgrade it untill Geforce 9800Pro comes out
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Id just get a single 8800GTX. Itll handle anything you throw at it just fine.
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I agree, not worth it for the Ultra... not even close. I have all my parts for my new rig as we speak, decided on the GTX. If you really want Ultra speeds, get the HR-03 Plus heatsink with a hi-powered 92mm fan. (about $60 total). I'll more than likely be able to clock higher than the ultra for a lot less $$$ due to the drastic heat loss.

I decided on GTX because more than likely I will never go with SLI. If you are willing to do SLI right now or sometime in the near future, I would get the GTS 640. It'll score better than the single GTX for a price hit that isn't completely ridiculous.
    
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lol, Ultra is greater than all of those (unless you meant them to be arrows...)

Anyways, I would get a single GTX if I were you. I would DEFINITELY not get the Ultra. Not worth the $$$ at all.
Why else would I put the "Greater Than" arrows in there? Lol

Ok I Will do this

GTS ||||
GTX |||||||||||
ULT |||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||


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im willing to spend 1000 total in a month and a half, and that is all i will spend so is 2x8800GTS 640 worth 700 and will it hold me over for a bit at 12x10?
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post #27 of 35
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im willing to spend 1000 total in a month and a half, and that is all i will spend so is 2x8800GTS 640 worth 700 and will it hold me over for a bit at 12x10?
Will be more than enough mate
    
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post #28 of 35
I would advise dual 8800 gts if you are including the mobo in price of the system, if not get dual 8800 gtx's. Whatever you do DO NOT get a 8800 Ultra the thing is a piece of crap, doubled price for only a couple frames faster preformance that you can achieve through overclocking.
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post #29 of 35
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Originally Posted by Mad_Handlez89 View Post
Why else would I put the "Greater Than" arrows in there? Lol

Ok I Will do this

GTS ||||
GTX |||||||||||
ULT |||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||


There you go
Heh. Is the Ultra really that much better than a GTX? (obviously not 3 times better, but is is really significantly better?)
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post #30 of 35
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Heh. Is the Ultra really that much better than a GTX? (obviously not 3 times better, but is is really significantly better?)
No its not but I like the pretty colours.......Leave me and my overclocked graph of madness to wuv eachother forever

Its not worth the extra money IMO
    
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