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Lol? You actually bought one of those things lol? I think it makes you look like a hillbilly.

Says the one with a x1650pro lol
post #12 of 24
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Lol? You actually bought one of those things lol? I think it makes you look like a hillbilly.
Ummm, in the traditional since hillbillys like in shacks, with no computer.

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When was the last time you saw a hillbilly who built computers? Maybe you should try and come up with some better insults.
Indeed

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Says the one with a x1650pro lol
Took the words right from me.
'bout time.
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As I understand it AMD never said directly that it's new line of GPUs had such capability. It may of hinted that that was the case when it gave previews of the hardware, or given information that made it look that way, but didn't actually say it. The early previewers/reviewers were the ones that claimed such functionality, among other capabilities. Remember that AMD was incredibly secretive about their new cards (I even remember board members complaining about the lack of hard facts) and it was the hardware sites that made the habit of coming out with information (the Inquirer anybody?). AMD certainly did not make any effort to dismiss such claims, however.
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post #14 of 24
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Ummm, in the traditional since hillbillys like in shacks, with no computer.



Indeed



Took the words right from me.

At least I didn't spend $550 on a card that gets aced by the GTS and GTX .
    
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post #15 of 24
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At least I didn't spend $550 on a card that gets aced by the GTS and GTX .
Neither did I. And it beats out the GTS.
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post #16 of 24
I buy a graphics card for games, not video decoding.. I would get a DVD player for that.
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I'm glad my monitor is horrible for watching movies on.
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post #18 of 24
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Says the one with a x1650pro lol
ROFLMAO wow, owned. I see no need to rip on someone because they bought an HD2900 XT. It's a sweet card, HD acceleration or not.
However, it IS pretty weak that it was slated to have this acceleration, and it doesn't. Oh well.

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At least I didn't spend $550 on a card that gets aced by the GTS and GTX
Only the GTX. I've also seen quite a few in-game benches where the 2900XT run a few FPS slower than the GTX when in hi-res and 16X AF, max AA, etc.
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post #19 of 24
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At least I didn't spend $550 on a card that gets aced by the GTS and GTX .
Maybe you would if you HAD $550.. Jelous much maybe??
the HD2900XT is a good card and does beat the GTS.. abit
The drivers are holding the card back abit but not as much
as some peopleare saying imo.
HD aceleration doesn't mean alot tbh.. well not to me so
I've just ordered one for my girlfriend.. so i can OC IT!!!!
WOOOOOOOHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

oh.. you water cool a C2D @2.8?? why? 3.4+ IMO tbh.
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Man she better put out for the price of that card!
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