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£180 - Not too bad
    
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Wow man. Pure awesome. It seems ATI is making a very good comeback here and its great to see that AA is no longer an issue anymore.
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Wow man. Pure awesome. It seems ATI is making a very good comeback here and its great to see that AA is no longer an issue anymore.
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£180 - Not too bad
it's fantastic that it's the same $ to £ ratio as the 4850.
    
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This is good for ATI. I love the image quality compared to Nvidia's cards. Everything on my 8800GT seems less sharp than my previous X1950 card.

I'm not a fanboy at all. Like other sensible people on OCN, I go for the best price/performance ratio (like the 8800GT). We're not all made of money, we don't all have $600+ to spend on a goddamn videocard!
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I am no fanboy but ATI Image quality is better than Nvidia and I think it always has been.

This is just my opinion so dont start attacking me or anything.
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Yes i also agree

Even though i went from an X1650 to the 8800GT, i didn't get the same 'wow' factor when i went from my original 9800 Pro to the X1650 Pro

Things seem a little blurry/overally smooth
    
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I'm no fanboy, but I've always had a preference for nvidia. That said, I'm glad that nvidia is getting smacked this round. They've been spouting nonsense that I would have looked down upon when I was in middleschool, most recently with this comment

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“NVIDIA has made a lot of money and it will guarantee it wins the price/performance battle.”
If they pulled another 8800GTX/8800GT out of the hat we would have to endure the childish screaming for another year. Maybe this will put nvidia in its place.
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im already sold on the 4870.. but i wonder how it compares at my native 1680x1050 resolution?

i notice in a couple of games at higher res, the 9800 GTX+ wins..
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We have a competition on our hands guys!
Finally! Go ATI!

I'm regretting buying a SLI board. Maybe in a while I'll switch boards with my brother >:3
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