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So, I'm on a budget, and I want to get my GPU for under 200, before MIR...
And I'm planning on getting a 8800GTS G92.
Therefore, I could have either two choices:
1) Wait for prices to drop, and buy a 20- GPU in the meantime so I can use my computer
2) Buy the MSI or Elitegroup model of the 8800GTS G92 and hope I get my MIR.
For now, I'm planning on waiting, but you never know, prices might go up.
What would you guys recommend?
Or if you think there's a better card I could get for my budget, please say so.
I can't go SLI though, I got the Gigabyte P35-DS3L
    
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8800GTS is the way to go. I don't think the price will go up as new GPUs come out almost 3 to 4 months. Another good option is 8800GT.
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Hmm, yeah, I might just get a 8800GT right now seeing as prices are pretty low as it is.
    
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hassassin, you have such a ghetto system =o
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How is it ghetto?
You mean my laptop?
Yeah, it's overpriced by like 3 times, still can't complain, it was pretty much free.
    
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