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post #11 of 29
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Come on guys I've not really got much of an answer here...
    
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There's really not much worth "upgrading" to from a 9800GX2 yet
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post #13 of 29
Why upgrading anyway ? It's a great card. The next next to the GTX series. You should be prowd of it.
    
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1. sell 9800gx2 to an idiot for £350
2. buy gtx260 55nm
3. buy 750i FTW
4. ????
5. profit!!!!!!
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post #15 of 29
last i checked the gx2 was better than the 260 lol, am i missing something here?
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There's no real upgrade from your current card. I wouldn't change your mobo either, seriously, Your rig is really good for any game on the market right now. You should keep it and upgrade maybe mid or late next year. Phenom II is on its way and probably i7 prices will go down late next year and so the current generation gpus.

If the microstuttering really annoys you (I guess it's happening less with every new drive update), you should try to sell or trade it. The best single solution for your budget is the gtx260 core 216 right now. I would wait for the gtx285 and 295 to drive some prices down, tho.
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You missed the part that it isn't ?
    
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post #18 of 29
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last i checked the gx2 was better than the 260 lol, am i missing something here?
Its more powerful certainly, but microstuttering is annoying and it runs way too hot
    
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post #19 of 29
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Originally Posted by Blacky View Post
1. sell 9800gx2 to an idiot for £350
2. buy gtx260 55nm
3. buy 750i FTW
4. ????
5. profit!!!!!!
If i sold it for £350 i would make an 80% profit which would be outstanding!
    
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post #20 of 29
Keep the gx2 buddy. Upgrade at a later time
    
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