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I haven't really paid any attention to the X2900XT launch. It seemed like a flop from the start.

However, new drivers seem to be proving this card is a winner. Especially since it is priced better than the GTX and is guranteed Cross Fire for the X38 chipset.

I have found a 1GB X2900XT on ebay.

I was in the market for a GTX, but hell, I may now get one of these.

I guess I need to do some more reading up on the X2900XT.
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post #2 of 13
I doubt this will beat the gtx, and its more than the cost.....
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I think they're coming out with the cards made on 65nm, I'd wait for that.
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Any benchmarks yet? I'd like to see ATI release another Geforce killer.
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The picture they have looks shopped. The whole sticker area looks really sharp then you see the blower sticker and its all out of focus.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Mootsfox View Post
Any benchmarks yet? I'd like to see ATI release another Geforce killer.
http://www.overclock.net/ati/204823-...w-benches.html
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The picture they have looks shopped. The whole sticker area looks really sharp then you see the blower sticker and its all out of focus.
I think he's legit. 100% feedback, and there was one guy who paid him over $1200 for six CPUs in April. I say go for it.
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I'd grab the one from the link that stupid posted.

http://www.extreme-pc.ca/showproduct...oductid=371414
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yeahh wait for the r650 a.k.a 65nm 2900xt 1 gig gddr4
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I'm in the same boat as you Paul. I'm anxious to get my upgrades going. I've been looking around for the 1GB model and saw the same auction on Ebay that you linked. I sent the seller a message asking if he has the card on hand. This is what he said:

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i do not have this item in hand however i will obtain it within 24 hours of payment received. Thats why there an up to 3 day handling period. The last one that ordered it I was able to get out the next day so it all depends. Current I should be the only one with new 1GB cards on ebay/retail market. Thanks!
Makes me wonder where he's getting them from.
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