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Alright, I ordered a Q6600, will be getting a Abit IP35 Pro, another set of HZs for a total of 4GB, and Vista Business through school. I currently have a X1950XT, which is still a great card. I was wondering if I should just wait for the next gen of DX10 cards, given how the first gen of every generation of a new DirectX is usually a poor performer for it's time. Suggestions?
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Since the new nVidia cards are expected before Christmas.... get an EVGA 8800GTS for now, Step Up in 3 months... hoping that the new card is released.
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Where did you get the info of the new cards being released? I don't want to be stuck with the GTS....aren't you a mod over at the EVGA forums?
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So does anyone have a source of when they are supposed to be released? Or is it all rumors at this point?
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Someone posted about release dates to a EVGA admin and he said that there usually true in terms of release dates. But of course nothing is official yet.
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post #6 of 10
i also heard that the G92 will be out before christmas.
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post #7 of 10
Or just do the logical thing and keep your X1950XT, and then actually get the new card when its realeased :/
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Where did you get the info of the new cards being released? I don't want to be stuck with the GTS....aren't you a mod over at the EVGA forums?
That he is.....
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post #9 of 10
I'd stick with your X1950XT until we see the new offerings from nVidia and ATI. Why just piss away money when your current card is working for you
post #10 of 10
Personally, I think I am gonna stick with my current card for a bit more. With Sept. coming with new Nvidia cards, I just might jump on that bandwagon...I would advise you do the same, your current card is more than enough for now. Face it, we're both on the high end of DX9 cards!!
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