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Thanks ATI for not doing this SOONER. -_-
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post #12 of 216
Quote:
Originally Posted by Penicilyn View Post
Thanks ATI, for giving me a wonderful product so I don't have to use my 8800GTS anymore.


Was getting tired of the BSODs

do you still have the 8800GTS?



i've never really got myself dug in too much to the ATI vs. nVidia battle, but im curious how the ATI 3850/3870's compete with nVidia's 8 series
    
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post #13 of 216
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Originally Posted by OmegaNemesis28 View Post
Now ATi is trying to gloat a little and I'm not exactly liking it........

"Why All PC Enthusiasts Owe Thanks To ATi"
I don't have to thank ATi. Hell, I don't need to thank Nvidia.
I payed $300 for each 8800GTX and Im happy as hell. 2 year investment and it still plays all games just dandy.

I dont need companies TELLING me what to choose. I'll choose on my own.

And, I was going to go ATi next round. Still think I will. But these kinds of things just annoy me.
Huh? Where is that quote accredited to ATI? You're getting mad at ATI because someone not related to ATI in any way decides to post some truth behind the current situation? Not only that, but where is anyone telling you to choose ATI?
Edited by stargate125645 - 7/7/08 at 6:19pm
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post #14 of 216
Looking to eventually go crossfire with a 4870 after i find a crossfire board.

Flexibility + nVidia = icanhascheesburgerz?

Oh and Thanks ATI <3 (or is it AMD?)
    
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thank you ATI. thanks for making great gcards at good prices.

Quote:
Originally Posted by stargate125645 View Post
huh? Where is that quote accredited to ATI? You're getting mad at ATI because someone not related to ATI in any way decides to post some truth behind the current situation? Not only that, but where is anyone telling you to choose ATI?
i was wondering the same thing
   
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Now if they can only do this in the CPU market again, the world will be in balance again!
    
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Lol. I was saying a year ago this was going to happen and all I got was "maybe AMD and ATI will go under" you'll see... AMD will come up with something so great and Intel will stop trying to push everything decent over the $100 mark. It's coming.

Bookmark this page Now! Come back and read it in a year from now.
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People still think ATI "won this round"

Perhaps in terms of market share, but not in terms of performance. Nvidia have been on top, performance wise, for a long time (7 months is almost a millenia in technology terms)

But, yeah, when you've waded though the wasit high bias in most articles pertaining to ATI and their "legendary" HD4870 cards, gamers certainly do owe them a pat on the back for getting Nvidia off their arses and lowering their prices, which, imho, were far too inflated.

That said, blame the stupid rich people who actually fork out for the brand new cards. They deserve to lose their money on this latest price drop.

When I'm ready for a new card, depending on the price of the 280GTX, will depend on whether I buy an ATI card.
    
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post #19 of 216
Quote:
Originally Posted by Shin2k35 View Post
People still think ATI "won this round"

Perhaps in terms of market share, but not in terms of performance.
You seem to forget that they haven't launched their flagship card for this generation yet.
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Thank you AMD.
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