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So i'm selling this card (sig) for 150() and have the choice between buying a new 8800gt 512 @ E185 or a new 8800gts g92 @ E245. Is it worth it?

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hmm, probably not with a 19" monitor. Any bigger and i would think a little more on it.
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well i am planning to swich to 22" in the future(think 1 year)...
    
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There are a couple gts g92 cards on newegg for less than $245....that is after rebat though.

You could get this one for ~$222 shipped after rebate...

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814127323

I am selling my 8800gts 640mb card and probably picking this one up unless the evga, bfg or xfx cards drop a little more.
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well i am planning to swich to 22" in the future(think 1 year)...
Well, in that case, considering the low expectations of the 9 series cards and unless you are planning to buy an ATI card in the future, go for it. I am very happy with mine.

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There are a couple gts g92 cards on newegg for less than $245....that is after rebat though.

You could get this one for ~$222 shipped after rebate...

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814127323

I am selling my 8800gts 640mb card and probably picking this one up unless the evga, bfg or xfx cards drop a little more.
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There are a couple gts g92 cards on newegg for less than $245....that is after rebat though.

You could get this one for ~$222 shipped after rebate...

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814127323

I am selling my 8800gts 640mb card and probably picking this one up unless the evga, bfg or xfx cards drop a little more.
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Well, in that case, considering the low expectations of the 9 series cards and unless you are planning to buy an ATI card in the future, go for it. I am very happy with mine.



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Sorry....Didn't notice that.

I guess, in that case, I say go with that G92 card. I have asked people also if I should upgrade to a GT or GTS G92 card and the consensus was to go with the G92 card.
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Sorry....Didn't notice that.
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Wow. Things are expensive there. If you plan to upgrade your monitor in near future, yes, I think it is a good upgrade for that 90 bucks.
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Sure, why not? It's the same as the 9800GTX, more or less.
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