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Cool thanks for the help guys. Basically I was just going to get an ultra b/c with the budget I had I notived when I placed the 8800 GTX in my cart I had 200 hundred extra dollars to play with. So I figured why not go for the ultra.

But with that said any recomendations on how that 200 could be better spent! I'm all ears!
What do you have in there now?

What ram / CPU? What cooling are you getting?
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post #12 of 16
Here is my other suggestion: just buy the cheapest GTX you can

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814186015

$529 after rebates $550 before

THEN ON JULY 22nd BUY A QUAD CORE 6600 FOR $266 (intel price drop)

you only need $16 more
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post #13 of 16
Just get the GTX theres nothing it cant handle right now.
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post #14 of 16
How are you unsatisfied with your e6600? Do you do anything CPU intensive that actually makes it lag or slow your system? Because if you do... wow

And I'd go for a single 8800GTX. Pretty much the same card as the 8800 Ultra but 200 dollars cheaper.
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post #15 of 16
If you can't live with a stock GTX, then get a Superclocked (back in stock 6/4/07): http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130079

Then get a watercooling system with the remaining $200.
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post #16 of 16
As plenty have stated: Go 1 GTX now, and a 2nd later.
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