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Cant wait for real world results. I hate how everyone says the GTX beats it yet the 2900 is about $100 cheaper than the GTX. It beats the GTS from the tests I've seen and its about $100 more than a GTS. Therefore 2900 = happy medium. I will be getting an XTX I think.
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3dmark05 does the same thing, ***!?
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3dmark05 does the same thing, ***!?
Do you have the latest releases?
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So being the idiot I am, I just went to get the driver CD from the box and stuck to the bottom was.... a 3dmark06 CD. Installing now.
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Teehee they thought of everything.
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Can't wait man.
    
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Cant wait for real world results. I hate how everyone says the GTX beats it yet the 2900 is about $100 cheaper than the GTX. It beats the GTS from the tests I've seen and its about $100 more than a GTS. Therefore 2900 = happy medium. I will be getting an XTX I think.
It's funny how people would rather get a 2900XT and spend an extra $100+ for a better psu when they can just buy a 8800gtx that performs better, produces less heat, and uses less power.
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It's funny how people would rather get a 2900XT and spend an extra $100+ for a better psu when they can just buy a 8800gtx that performs better, produces less heat, and uses less power.
Thank You Mr. Gamestream 700W power supply 8800GTS 640 user. I hope you can see this because I'm doing it as hard as possibly I can.
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yay fanboys of nvidia. lame. if AMD / ATI didnt release this card, or went out of business, Nvidia would charge us $200+ more on their cards.

cant wait to see results.
-Uber
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Thank You Mr. Gamestream 700W power supply 8800GTS 640 user. I hope you can see this because I'm doing it as hard as possibly I can.
That made absolutely no sense.

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yay fanboys of nvidia. lame. if AMD / ATI didnt release this card, or went out of business, Nvidia would charge us $200+ more on their cards.

cant wait to see results.
-Uber
How am I a nvidia fanboy? Just because I own a 8800gts that automatically makes me a fanboy?

I was simply stating the facts and if you don't agree with what I said than YOU are obviously a ati fanboy or you just don't want to accept the fact that the 2900XT was a flop.

I am not hating on the r600, I was simply saying that buying it so early is not a very good decision. Especially when the r650 will be release soon that will fix up all the flaws on the r600. It would be much wiser to wait for the r650.
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