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Yeah and once the GeForce 9000 comes out ATI will = teh l0se
yeah and once you learn to speak with one iota of intelligence maybe you=listened to
    
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You do realize that even though you are a fanboy of nvidia, ATI/AMD putting out a competitive product is good? I could really care less who has the better product on the market. I'm just happy that there is some competition to keep the prices from shooting through the roof.
QFT...

Either one goes out of business, & we all end up paying dearly for it. No competition means no price control, and no innovation.
    
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I hate Nvidia, lol, I'm going to get flamed for it... even though I have one!
I'm not a big fan of their drivers. Dual monitors was a pain in the ass for me to get set up correctly. I miss the "extend desktop" checkbox that ATI uses.
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I think youre missing the point here.

If you have around $800 to spend on GPUs, it's better to get 2 2900's vice 1 Ultra. Unless of course you want to spend $1400 on GPUs.
I think you are missing the sarcasm here.
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Stop taking me so seriously...it was a joke

Anyway its just common sense...I'm pretty happy with my 8800GTX but I'd love to give ATI a shot as well if I had the spare money (and the balls hehe)

That being said if you look at the trends from the past couple of years ATI is always lagging behind Nvidia, hate to say it but thats just my opinion...how long did it take for them to crank out the 2900?

I'm not a fanboy by any stretch of the imagination, I just know that what I have is good for me and just from watching all the articles on ATI they just seem cheap.

Also keep in mind Diamondback/HIS/And ESPECIALLY Saphire are not the best manufacturers out there...if eVGA produced ATI cards I'd consider it.
    
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I love the random


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i guess. you get 2 2900's and a 500000000000w psu, or 1 ultra, and a good power supply.....
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post #29 of 89
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Originally Posted by ElMikeTheMike View Post
I think youre missing the point here.

If you have around $800 to spend on GPUs, it's better to get 2 2900's vice 1 Ultra. Unless of course you want to spend $1400 on GPUs.
I know of 1 PSU that can do 2900XT CF... I know of a bunch of PSUs that can handle one Ultra with absolutely no problem, all cheaper.


Just another point to consider.
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Yeah and once the GeForce 9000 comes out ATI will = teh l0se
Yeah and once the HD3000 comes out Nvidia will = teh l0se
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