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I was going to quit PC gaming until 4800 aspired and changed my mind. Does that count?
No, your opinion is invalid my hair is a bird.
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post #22 of 29
this is awesome for ati, congrats on high sales and stuff.

who doesnt game on their 4800 video card? pc gaming must be doing good
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i love the smell of flaming fanboy wars in the air. get ready...set...GO
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post #24 of 29
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i love the smell of flaming fanboy wars in the air. get ready...set...GO
I'm getting really tired, when flame wars getting started in every single thread in the news section of OCN
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post #25 of 29
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I'm getting really tired, when flame wars getting started in every single thread in the news section of OCN
yezzir. can't you just be like: "hmm, good for ATi to do good this round" or "hmm, nvidia really has got it right this time around"

seriously though, each company has it's ups and downs.

for ATi: x1950XT or the X1950 Pro, and the 48xx series.
for nVidia: Geforce 8 series blew ATi out the water and they had a hard time recuperating.
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post #26 of 29
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Originally Posted by ElMikeTheMike View Post
All he's saying is his sales are high. He didnt say he saved PC gaming. Guys need to chillax.
...or read the article in its entirety.
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post #27 of 29
Ahhh, once again, ElMike is the voice of reason in a flame war, lol. I think having a card with the capabilities of the 4870 in the sub-$250 range has definitely helped boost PC gaming a bit, because instead of a $1,500 rig to play Crysis, you can realistically build a $750-850 system to play Crysis at fairly high settings. Now if only they had done this when the PS3 was brand new, you could have had a good PC for a similar price point. Too bad, now.
    
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post #28 of 29
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AMD announced that the PC gaming industry is "blooming," following the industry's positive reception of the company's ATI Radeon HD 4800 graphic card series.
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Randy Ho said AMD has sold around two million units of the ATI Radeon HD 4800 series recently, and that the momentum continues with a growing list of high-performance gaming systems announced by their partner OEMs.
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Ho added that Alienware, Falcon Northwest, Velocity Micro, Maingear, CyberPower, iBuyPower, Commodore Gaming, ExtremPC, Biohazard, Puget Systems and other system integrators have also announced systems shipping with ATI Radeon HD 4800 series graphics.
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The executive said a lot of their company's partner OEMs and system integrators (SIs) are now delivering immersive game play with the use of the ATI Radeon HD 4800 line of graphics cards.
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"The wide usage of the ATI Radeon HD 4800 line of graphics cards only means that PC gaming is very much alive and growing,"
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The new OEM and SI designs cover a broad spectrum of choices, from single card configurations utilizing the tremendous performance per dollar leadership of the ATI Radeon HD 4850, through to the fast quad GPU configurations delivered by combining the sheer might of two ATI Radeon HD 4870 X2 graphics cards utilizing ATI CrossfireX technology.

..Honestly? The 48xx series cards are great and all, but someone is riding that train till it crashes. You would think that these are the only cards ati has ever released.

I don't even know why I seperated it all in different quotes, I hardly had to cut out any of the article, it was like a praise-fest of the 4800 series. I've got nothing on ati, this just comes off as rather cocky. Maybe it's just how the person writing the article presented it though.
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post #29 of 29
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..Honestly? The 48xx series cards are great and all, but someone is riding that train till it crashes. You would think that these are the only cards ati has ever released.

I don't even know why I seperated it all in different quotes, I hardly had to cut out any of the article, it was like a praise-fest of the 4800 series. I've got nothing on ati, this just comes off as rather cocky. Maybe it's just how the person writing the article presented it though.
Well said. This article sounds like an excuse to advertise the 4800 series.
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