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Originally Posted by MrBungle View Post
the 1950XT will run circles around that card though. think about it like this: the very first batch of semi-DX10 games will start to arrive as we roll into Christmas this year. every single one of those games will be DX9 with a little bit of DX10 window dressing. then next year we'll probably see the first real DX10 games, but they'll all have options to run in DX9 (in CoD2, you can play the game in DX7 if you want). by then, the 8800s will no longer be the top dogs and their prices will be lower. your uncle can then sell his 1950 on E-Bay if he decides he must have DX10. if he doesn't care, he'll already have the better all-around card.
This is all speculation. There is no proof of anything next year coming out that will beat the 8800s or counterparts from ATi by a large margin..
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