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post #31 of 33
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Originally Posted by Twinnuke View Post
The 2900 Drivers are not immature... They PURPOSLY Delayed the card to mature on drivers saying they would have good ones at launch. But when it came out, it felt like it was an 8800 at launch. Ati and them not telling the truth... FTL
I was referring to dx10 drivers. Both cards' dx10 drivers are very beta
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post #32 of 33
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Originally Posted by im_not_an_artard View Post
arent they gonna come out with an HD2900XTX to beat(or compete w/) the GTX?
no they arnt, they have one, but its to big, and to power hungry to release.
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post #33 of 33
id go with the 8800GTS, because
-it has more memory, and DX10 with all the eye candy will probly need lots of memory
-its over 50$ cheaper
-its >5% slower then the XT, a quick overclock can fix that
-it runs cooler
-it uses ALOT less power
-and i dont know if the ATi brands can offer warranties as good as EVGA
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C2D E6600 DS3 8600 GTS maybe 2GB G.Skill HZ 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
250GB barracud PR LG all that stuff Vista probly 20.1 widescreen 
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logitech media maybe a 520 cosair aerocool masteige thing MX518 looks promising 
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going to need a new one 
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