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  • 76% (36)
    Get the 8800 GT
  • 4% (2)
    Get the 3870
  • 19% (9)
    wait a while for them to come down even more
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post #21 of 31
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but at a resolution of 1280 x 720 or 1360 x 768 there isn't really much of an advantage of SLI
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post #22 of 31
there's always a chance of prices dropping again when the GTX260/280 come out but I doubt they will drop too much more. If you can wait and see then wait. 7900GT is still a good card.

what kind of monitor are you using at those resolutions?
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post #23 of 31
just checked newegg and with an instant $20 rebate + $10 MIR it's $169.99!

that's the evga card btw
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post #24 of 31
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my lcd tv. 27" 720P

it's not liek awesome for gaming or etc but it sure beats moving in and out of a small dorm room with 2x monitors + a big tv (which isn't even hd)

instead i just move 1 tv/monitor
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post #25 of 31
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just checked newegg and with an instant $20 rebate + $10 MIR it's $169.99!
what's 169.99?
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post #26 of 31
how about get this?
http://fxvideocards.com/ZOTAC-GeForc...d-p-16284.html

can't beat the price
post #27 of 31
Why would you post this in the nvidia forum? o.O you'll get biased results

Personally, I think the 3870 is a better deal than the 8800gt
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post #28 of 31
Quote:
Originally Posted by this n00b again View Post
what's 169.99?
the evga 8800GT 512
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post #29 of 31
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how about get this?
http://fxvideocards.com/ZOTAC-GeForc...d-p-16284.html

can't beat the price
is that a G92?

Quote:
Why would you post this in the nvidia forum? o.O you'll get biased results

Personally, I think the 3870 is a better deal than the 8800gt
0o0o smart. lol because at first i was posting to see if i should get a 8800, then as i posted i forgot i was going to ask about the 3870.

i also think the deal on the 3870 is better, but from what i've been reading up on good the 8800 seems to be GENERALLY favored over it.

Quote:
the evga 8800GT 512
well i was thinking of pny 8800 GT 512 for $138.
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post #30 of 31
now that I think of it at that resolution, the 3870 wouldn't be a bad choice at all for the money.
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