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post #11 of 33
hmm..their ugly but its a great idea actually. so every few months once your old hardware is pwned you just change the gpu and not the whole card. making upgrades alot easier.
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post #12 of 33
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hmm..their ugly but its a great idea actually. so every few months once your old hardware is pwned you just change the gpu and not the whole card. making upgrades alot easier.
Yeah...that'll work
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post #13 of 33
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those look like mobile cards...they're made to put out a bit less heat than their desktop counterparts.
They probably are and probably use very similar architecture which is actually a great idea.
    
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post #14 of 33
Yep and in the future they will probably be like cpu's where you jsut swap out the core.

Then well be upgrading our gpu mobo and our cpu mobo and then they will make ram slots for the gpu mobo so you can add ram (that would actually be cool)
Interesting idea though
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post #15 of 33
Price will not be worth it. I'm pretty sure it's not going to be cheap.
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post #16 of 33
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Yep and in the future they will probably be like cpu's where you jsut swap out the core.

Then well be upgrading our gpu mobo and our cpu mobo and then they will make ram slots for the gpu mobo so you can add ram (that would actually be cool)
Interesting idea though
I thought they did that a while back on some of those really old video cards..
    
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post #17 of 33
to bad those mobile MXM cards are more expensive than a standard PCIe card for your desktop....

Not really economical in my opinion...
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post #18 of 33
combined with some riser cables you could fit a pair of 8800GTXs in them, without overheating problems.
post #19 of 33
yeah but they will get cheaper as the market broadens.
    
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post #20 of 33
Wow nice, next thing we know is socketable GPU and memory chip like CPU.
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