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Poll Results: which one?

 
  • 65% (44)
    GTX
  • 34% (23)
    ultra
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post #41 of 44
The Ultra's do in fact show a performance increase. I can buy them here stateside for the same price that I paid for my GTX's when they were just released.

I simply refuse to upgrade my gpu's every time Nvidia's marketing twits decide it's time to tweak the consumer's pocket book alittle before the release of a new series, (which should be around Christmas).

I suppose from a business standpoint, you make $$$ any way you can, but as long as my 2xgtx's run my simulators smoothly, I'm happy enough to wait for the next "wave"..

Hope I've got enough Xmas money to go around, 45 nm is first on the list..
    
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Most of the people I have talked to with an ultra have major overheating problems... And I have seen on other forums where people had to actually downclock it, so it would not freeze up.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Sazar View Post
Most of the people I have talked to with an ultra have major overheating problems... And I have seen on other forums where people had to actually downclock it, so it would not freeze up.
How many if you dont mind me asking?

Mine run far higher clocks than my old GTXs could dream of and they are running cooler than the GTXs
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cant complain..
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