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I'd buy one. (In regards to a dual core gfx solution)
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The truth is if you can afford an LN2 setup, you ought to have an 8800GTX anyways. Diminishing rate of returns here people.
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They already made prescott look like an innocent mobile chip.
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Originally Posted by sladesurfer View Post
anyone else think that GFX card manufacturers are reaching the whole Intel Prescott era and will be looking to bypass the whole MHz race in favour of multiple cores

that would be interesting to see............dual core quad SLI or XF cards
Video cards are already multi-core. 128 Programmable shaders on the 8800GTX.
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post #16 of 59
That performance is insane!!! I'm sure someone will pull off a cascade that will do well enough to run crossfire at say 1.1Ghz core instead of their 1.2Ghz or whatver. That's better then the 8800GTX performance wise...

Too bad it has a power leak hehe
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knock it off slade... I don't have anymore room for sig quotes left.
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Video cards are already multi-core. 128 Programmable shaders on the 8800GTX.
I know but you know what im saying
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Originally Posted by ElMikeTheMike View Post
How much hotter is the 2900 vs. the GTX on load?? Idle?

If the heat is only an issue if you overclock, I think it's much ado about nothing. ATI cards have always been "hotties" no?
Pretty sure the 9000 series was cooler than the FX 5000 series.
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What are the odds of the thermalright HR-03's fitting on the 2900XT?
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