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Now that might be worth it, if it wouldn't cost me a new mobo, to go Xfire. That is great pricing for a great card. Definitley looks like the price/performance champ this time around. Anyone say 8800GT for this round of cards.
    
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The price is certainly not attractive.
It's what, roughly double the low end 4850? Don't buy anything till we see some shootouts as it might be worth it, but I wouldn't bet on it.
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The price is certainly not attractive.
I had to do a double-take here. That price is 10 dollars LESS than what we were told would be the launch price. There's nothing bad about that price at all considering what the performance gap between it and the GTX280 is like.
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Now that might be worth it, if it wouldn't cost me a new mobo, to go Xfire. That is great pricing for a great card. Definitley looks like the price/performance champ this time around. Anyone say 8800GT for this round of cards.
not really, it costs more than 10% more than the 8800gt does for about 10% more performance. id take the 8800gt over the 4850 anyday.

i will probably by a new card in december, what ever is $400 or less by then i will buy, hopefully that will be the GTX280 (or something better )
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Priceyyyy....
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I think I'm just balking at the idea of paying $400 for a video card.
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