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post #11 of 21
Huh I guess you're right. I remember reading a thread about it, but I never saw the system requirements. I though the graphics were a little 'off'
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what about hdr+AA? somebody told me that there is a sirious problem when you combine hdr+aa.Is that true?
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what about hdr+AA? somebody told me that there is a sirious problem when you combine hdr+aa.Is that true?
last i checked that was a known issue w/ the 7 series from nvidia, not teh new r600(hd2900). however i may be wrong...
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so hd2900xt is a worth buying product that will offers a lot for along time?
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That's hard to say. If you define a 'long time' as a year, then probably yes. If you define it a longer... then probably no.

I always try to find a sweet spot of when to upgrade my video card. That's when I need to pay little more for the new card as I get back for my old card.

I recently sold my X1900 Crossfire Edition for a pretty good price, (basically enough for an 8800GTS 320MB), and I decided to spend a bit extra on the 8800GTS 640MB.
    
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post #16 of 21
MMMMMMM *strokes his 2900xt*

Anyways, make sure your PSU has the power plugs or get the adapters. And I'd wait for the 1GB GDDR4 version if I were you. Other than that, I love mine, it plays DX9 games great and there isn't really anything DX10 out yet so I dunno bout that.

I'm still waiting for a waterblock to be released for it... stupid Danger Den
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MMMMMMM *strokes his 2900xt*

Anyways, make sure your PSU has the power plugs or get the adapters. And I'd wait for the 1GB GDDR4 version if I were you. Other than that, I love mine, it plays DX9 games great and there isn't really anything DX10 out yet so I dunno bout that.

I'm still waiting for a waterblock to be released for it... stupid Danger Den
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Now i want you to ask something about my psu. silver stone olympia650w will be ok fore hd2900? also i want to use overdrive.
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Now i want you to ask something about my psu. silver stone olympia650w will be ok fore hd2900? also i want to use overdrive.
More than enough. 650W and 54A on a single 12V rail. And second tier on jonnyguru.com! (note that the famous PC P&C Silencers are third tier!).

That should power any right with any current video card easily.
    
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thanks chozart for your information. maybe i will buy hd2900xt these days
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