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Poll Results: Which DX 10 Pill Should I Swallow: Red or Green?

 
  • 50% (56)
    Red..stay true...spend crazy money later upgrading
  • 49% (54)
    Green: revert....get on top now! Forget Upgrades...you'll sell that board in a week anyway
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post #21 of 79
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Originally Posted by lonnie5000 View Post
Green pill. Two GTX's in SLI would pwn.
But it's a CF rig man...good thought though and SCCR is selling a NIB GTX for $500...:thinking...

meh...no SLI for me...I love this P5K and plan on keeping it for at least a week
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post #22 of 79
Waaait!

Waaait!

Waaait!

Hold off man..you dont wanna get something now that when it can actually be used is slightly out of date! You already have top notch stuff
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post #23 of 79
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the Poll was lopsided for a minute now it's neck and neck...
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post #24 of 79
Quote:
Originally Posted by CyberDruid View Post
the Poll was lopsided for a minute now it's neck and neck...
That may be because the pills are reversed in the poll

**EDIT**
Nm - they just both say wait...
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post #25 of 79
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There is no XTX......The 1GB version of XT is theoretically the XTX but since AMD didn't wanna risk it themselves, the 3rd-party vendors made them and called it XT 1GB.



You and many other non-DX10 card owners are viewing the situation in a different perspective. Just because these cards support DX10 doesn't mean they must be used on DX10 only. There isn't a faster DX9 card than these DX10 card. Also notice that last gen cards don't perform well at high resolutions even in SLI/CF mode, where resolution is a much smaller performance hit on these DX10 cards. X1950XTX CF can match a 8800GTX in 1280x1024, but at some 30" monitor resolution, a 8800GTX appears to be twice as fast. Same thing with AA.

So why a DX10 card with no DX10 games? Because I can enjoy all my games at highest settings possible right now with a simple single card setup while this single card also has the ability to do DX10.
Note the in my opinion? Everyones opinion differs, and in mine, what can't he accomplish right now that he could with a DX10 card, OTHER than higher FPS? On my 7900gs I play BF2142, a pretty intense game, at 1600x1200 max details at over 60fps. Thats just fine, and I know his CF setup would destroy that..I'm more than sure he can game at whatever he wants, if he games...the only reason to upgrade is benches and even more FPS I guess.
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post #26 of 79
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Benchmarks are good: they increase the size of my e-member.

Waiting make it smaller...Cyber no like waiting...
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post #27 of 79
get an 8800GTX and play some SX10 Lost Planet. i personally assure you it PWNz.
post #28 of 79
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I need to get in some gaming...

Except for Polar Express and BoB Builder Games I don't get much gaming in lol...
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post #29 of 79
I thought Red=Ati and Green=nvidia lol
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I try to take as many pills as possible.
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