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Poll Results: Your next Video card

 
  • 15% (37)
    The Nvidia GT2xx series here i come!
  • 50% (122)
    ATi 48xx I'm supporting the red army :D
  • 16% (39)
    a 3870,8800GT,8800GTS,9800GTX
  • 17% (43)
    I'm to poor to buy any of the above (like me)
241 Total Votes  
post #71 of 152
I'm not sure yet.

I am leaning toward CF'd ATI cards as I have been using Nvidia for a couple of years now (with the exception of a single HD2900XT).


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post #72 of 152
4870s 2 in crossfire.
post #73 of 152
Quote:
Originally Posted by A Russian :D View Post
LOL welcome back comrade , the 4870 is said to challenge the GTX260 so yeah , but i like you antec 900 mod
Thanks man, Red army flag would definitely go with my case theme
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post #74 of 152
4870 for me
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post #75 of 152
I'm not sure yet. I hear there is microstutter in crossfire setups (and SLI) so I think I may get the GTX 280 since there is microstutter in GX2 (btw I just learned all this today, I did not know what microstutter was).

I originally was leaning towards getting 2 4870's for crossfire or the GX2 after the reviews of the 280 got here but I don't know about microstutter, so yeah.
post #76 of 152
Man this is quite a dilemna for me. I might just upgrade to a 8800GTS 512 and then SLI when they get super cheap. But a 8800GTS 320 could last me quite a while anyways, but the value of the card is dropping like mad.

comments? suggestions?
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post #77 of 152
I'll likely end up with a 4850 or two. I might have to see more proof of it ahead the 3870 I currently have though.
    
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post #78 of 152
i wont be able to get a new card for a few months, i want to spend about $400, if the GTX280 is that price by then, ill get it, if not, ill get the GTX260.

edit:@ tofumonster: i would say get the 8800gts 512 if you can sell what you have and only have to spend ~$100 to upgrade. that should be possible. you can find the 8800gts 512 for about $200 and you could probably get ~$100 for your card.
Edited by sgdude - 6/18/08 at 11:32pm
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post #79 of 152
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Modfreak View Post
Thanks man, Red army flag would definitely go with my case theme
lol yeah

Quote:
Originally Posted by tofumonster View Post
Man this is quite a dilemna for me. I might just upgrade to a 8800GTS 512 and then SLI when they get super cheap. But a 8800GTS 320 could last me quite a while anyways, but the value of the card is dropping like mad.

comments? suggestions?
if the 8800GTS 320 mb can last you one more year or something like, you could get the R870 or GTX 3XX
    
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post #80 of 152
Lets say I get 4 4870s and Wanna use them to the full extent.. It wont be possible because any CPU @ any clock would be a bottleneck.. When games will start using 4 cores (8 with nehalem) then there will be a chance. But for now (one year or so) It wont be possible. Anything more than 2 4870s would just be overkill.
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