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post #51 of 75
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Originally Posted by Choggs396 View Post
I honestly think making all of these DX10 / budget / low-end cards is pointless.

Anyone concerned about playing DX10 and/OR new, higher end games will buy a high-end card like a geforce 7900 or 8800 or ATI x1950 or x2900 series.

Anyone who isn't concerned with DX10 or newer high-end games will buy an older card.

What the heck is the point of making a low-end card that will "play" high-end games??? If you turn the settings down on DX10 it's going to look worse than DX9 anyway!!
so if you were building a low end server/HTPC and needed a non-gaming card you wouldn't mind paying for a 3-4 year old card? or if you had the chance would you buy the card just released for the same price?
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post #52 of 75
I'd rather save up for an 8800GTX, and flash it to an ultra!
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post #53 of 75
Personally I would buy something like this because I am now a super casual gamer but I would get the 128bit version........
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post #54 of 75
Nvidia needs to stop wasting resources on weak cards which they already have plenty of and start using resources on cards powerful enough to play DX10 games with great frame rates.
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post #55 of 75
I think this card is meant for like home media servers etc.
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post #56 of 75
Its a cute little fella isnt it

I think nvidia should release a true mid-range card, 8800GT 256MB or something...
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I'd rather save up for an 8800GTX, and flash it to an ultra!
Impossible, Ultra = proc revision + volt tweaks and stuff. Doing that would kill your card
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post #58 of 75
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Originally Posted by Frankie_Ballz View Post
looks like it would barely beat a 7600gt

edit: might not even beat it

I was going to say...what would it be in comparison...?

I heard the 8000 series cards of the same 100.00 range were poor performer compared ti the 7600gt...

I have 2 of those cards and they run very well... (the 7600gt's that is)
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post #59 of 75
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Nvidia needs to stop wasting resources on weak cards which they already have plenty of and start using resources on cards powerful enough to play DX10 games with great frame rates.
why these are by far the biggest sellers. The 6600GT is still one of the best sellers The 6600GT/7600GS/7600GT make most of the money.
The 7900's+ make like 10% of the money Ultra highend and 3drendering make 6% and Yeah
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post #60 of 75
They mak these cards because all they do is reduce them.


There not wasting resources they are just locking and cutting back there oher cores
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