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Nice cuts here, and don't anyone say this isn't news

GTX 260 $299
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814127361

GTX 280 $499
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814127360
 
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now see if you idle newegg like i do, this wouldnt be news :up:

too bad i just ordered a 4870 and its fully processed lol
    
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Originally Posted by evil-98 View Post
too bad i just ordered a 4870 and its fully processed lol
You take that back sir!
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post #4 of 43
$459.99 for the GTX280 after mail-in rebate nice, That's nearly $200 lower than two weeks ago.
Edited by Gaz32 - 7/3/08 at 9:00pm
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Wow. Was just reading a Toms article where they said Nvidia needed a price cut quickly but there were no indications of it.

Bam. Dropped like a rock... now who's better? 4870? or GTX 260? Haaa

4870 lol
    
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So GTX260 vs 4870? Who wins in that case?

GTX260 has 896 mb vs 512 on the radeon

But the 4870 uses GDDR5 vs GDDR3 on the GTX260...
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why do you have this posted in both the news and the forum.
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post #8 of 43
It's nice that the GTX prices crashed through the floor, but isn't the 4870 still better than the GTX 260?

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post #9 of 43
Quote:
Originally Posted by G|F.E.A.D|Killa View Post
why do you have this posted in both the news and the forum.
did you get your cards to 900 ?
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Croft View Post
So GTX260 vs 4870? Who wins in that case?

GTX260 has 896 mb vs 512 on the radeon

But the 4870 uses GDDR5 vs GDDR3 on the GTX260...
The 4870 generally benchmarks between the GTX260 and 280, but almost always above the 260. Although you seem worried about the amount of RAM in several of your posts, so it might be worth waiting a couple weeks and seeing how the 1gb 4870s do when they come out, and what they cost.
    
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