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post #1 of 12
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Hi i'm just wondering if a 8800GT will fit in my Antec Lanboy case? right now i have 7950GT...and is it worth it to upgrade now..Tnx in advance!
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post #2 of 12
8800 GT blows away the 7950 gt and I don't know if it fits
post #3 of 12
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can any1 please help me
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post #4 of 12
If you can manage the wires I would say it would fit, i've owned one myself, but unfortunately I only had a 6800GT in it.
post #5 of 12
It should fit. The 8800GT is on the small side. What you can do is this: Measure from your rear shield (where the monitor outputs are) to as long as newegg says the card is (oh hell, it isn't listed, I'll just measure mine.)

~9 inches long.
    
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post #6 of 12
It will fit. The 8800GT isnt very long. Its as log as my Gts's but much much Shorter... Width wise.
post #7 of 12
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Tnx guys! but i think i would need to get a new case because i have hdd on the side and the connector won't fit...But can some1 tell me what HxWxD is? cause i'm looking for a new case and i don't know what D stands for...and if some1 can point me out to a case that my existing spec will fit in addition with a 8800GT... Tnx in advance again
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post #8 of 12
Oh and D i think stands for Depth..As in how far is it from the front of the case to the back..H=Height is from top to bottom and W= width from side to side


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I I'll just measure mine.)

~9 inches long.
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post #9 of 12
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Tnx bro! now i just need to look for a new case..if any 1 is willing to help it would be nice i'm planning in buying the antec 900..if any1 can suggest a better case... my budget is $120 for a case..
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post #10 of 12
i think the P182 is around $120 after rebate and shipping in newegg...
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...k=antec%2bp182
or u can consider CM690
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