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I want to believe! I want to believe! I want to believe!

But theres this lingering voice in the back of my head shouting...

"R600! Its a trap you fool!"

Guess I'll have to wait for some real proof.
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imagine 2 of them....

brb need a tissue.
me too...
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post #33 of 130
when is the 4870x2 supposed to be released? hmm, I might hold off on getting the GTX 280
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To be honest, at the moment i don't see any reason to upgrade. Nehalem looks VERY promising, but I really don't need it yet. I figure that I've had my couple months near the top of the heap; I can't afford to stay on top ALL the time. I'm holding out until Sandy Bridge on processors, and waiting for the next BIG jump in gpus (ie nvidia 8600 -> nvidia 8800)

-Mark
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I want to believe! I want to believe! I want to believe!

But theres this lingering voice in the back of my head shouting...

"R600! Its a trap you fool!"

Guess I'll have to wait for some real proof.
yeh all this rumor poo is annoying and they should just give to a independant and they can bench the lot and laugh at the loser

although all aside the x2 should prove to be again a good price to performance if it is set right
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I don't believe those numbers for a second. I get under 6k on the Extreme Preset with Quad SLI for godsake....
 
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Lol, I wouldn't make that statement until there are some hardcore tests.

I don't think they will beat the nVidia cards. The cost suggests that.
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so are we having two different 4870x2 cards, one with GDDR3 and the other with GDDR5? or is it one card with both GDDR3/5 on one card, b/c that's kind of what it sounds like in the article.......
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I don't think they will beat the nVidia cards. The cost suggests that.
Price should never be used as a performance indicator.

/Galidan
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