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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102095

I just ordered this card to make me feel better after becoming very angry at my former college. I think it was a good impulse buy. It will be replaced an eVGA 8800GTS 320mb, so I'll let you guys know what I think of the new card along with some benchmarks if I feel really ambitious.

One question for now, though, I noticed in the pictures that there is a Futuremark CD, does it come with a retail version of 3dMark06?
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They're back in stock all of a sudden? LOL Dang I want one! Stupid OS X. >=\\

Great buy, dude.
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Probably 3dMark05 that they've bundled, but could be 06, keep your fingers crossed!
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I'm pretty sure it comes with 06. By the way, good choice.
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Just received the card today before work, the only bench I'm going to show is 3dMark06 I think. My previous setup with the eVGA 8800GTS 320mb score is in my sig. Let's see if I can beat it
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Nice to hear that! Enjoy it a lot!!
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Yes, finally someone to own both a 8800 and a 2900. I'm hoping for an unbiased opinion and results =)
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I wonder how big the difference will be if much of any? I'll take your other 8800!! I was almost thinking of getting one myself, but I think I will probably hold out for the next generation or unless they release an 8900!
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Originally Posted by gtpuser View Post
I wonder how big the difference will be if much of any? I'll take your other 8800!! I was almost thinking of getting one myself, but I think I will probably hold out for the next generation or unless they release an 8900!
or fry your 8800 when the new gen is out and rma for another card =)
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