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[EXP]9800gx2 Sentenced to Death in June

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http://en.expreview.com/2008/04/08/g...-three-months/

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NVIDIA is preparing two GT200 card, the single GPU 9900GTX and dual GPU 9900GX2. It seems one of the card will not only have a similar performance but also have the same production cost as GeForce 9800GX2, so NVIDIA is going to sentence 9800GX2 to death in June, 2008, according to our sources. It is quite a surprise that even the 8800GS can live longer than the just announced dual PCB GFX card.
Hopefully this isn't a repost, I tried several different search terms.

Its a short article, and I've posted everything that was included, I just thought it was a nice little tidbit of info. Everyone called shenanigans on me when I said the 9800GX2's life was going to be severely limited.
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Long live 3870x2 as king?
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Will the 9900's be DX10.1 compatible?
    
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Long live 3870x2 as king?
Or the 4870x2... because that comes out in June also
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Or the 4870x2... because that comes out in June also
I thought it was July, great news! News to me anyways.
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or the 9900 series which come out arnd june also
    
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post #7 of 38
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I thought it was July, great news! News to me anyways.
well, they said late Q2, and the end of Q2 is june right? I think.... I might be stupid

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or the 9900 series which come out arnd june also
they said they were going to be announced in june, which doesn't necessarily mean that they will also be launching them
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Or the 4870x2... because that comes out in June also
lol at your sig

but what is known about GT200?
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post #9 of 38
This makes me want to go ATI exclusive, nVidia tried to screw us all in the butt..

"Here, Have a relabeled Graphics card!" *5 minutes later* "Screw you, Here's a new one!"
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post #10 of 38
They need to get rid of the 9800gtx, not the gx2, or both. Then make way for new cards.
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