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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)
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post #81 of 152
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Originally Posted by tonton View Post
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.
agree but at higher resolution, the CPU does not matter much (it does matter but not as much but this is like way more than 2560x1600)
    
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post #82 of 152
Getting a HD4850, since its cheap, and if that Rumor abut the HD3870/50 working in CF with them is true, well, I guess I'll try and CF them.
    
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post #83 of 152
I already have 2 3870s and 1 3870x2 and I will order 2 4870 as soon as they come out. I wanna see what kind of numbers Ill be putting down.
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post #84 of 152
Shall be waiting on the 55nm 280's, see how they turn out price and performance wise. Definitely won't be rushing into a purchase the way things are going, especially with NVIDIA revising GPU's all the damn time.
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post #85 of 152
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Originally Posted by tonton View Post
I already have 2 3870s and 1 3870x2 and I will order 2 4870 as soon as they come out. I wanna see what kind of numbers Ill be putting down.
dang man thats a lot of nice cards , if you don't mind asking what is your occupation ?
    
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post #86 of 152
4850, good price and looks like the sex!
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post #87 of 152
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Originally Posted by A Russian :D View Post
dang man thats a lot of nice cards , if you don't mind asking what is your occupation ?
My occupation is making cars fast and networking heh. I am new to this overclocking scene.. Ive been jumping around from thing to thing and now its OCing.. I wanna put down some big numbers and see what next xD
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post #88 of 152
probably a 4850 , as i dont play many games , but would like the option to play them better than my current card can
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post #89 of 152
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Originally Posted by Torched-Geek View Post
4850, good price and looks like the sex!
it's $189 here pre order, whats your prices there?
    
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post #90 of 152
A long time in the future when this card can't cut it anymore a year or a couple of years maybe I'll get an Nvidia so i can SLI on my new board. Depends really.
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