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What "cheap" Nvidia card should I be considering to replace my 4870 with seeing it sucks for PPD.
1 or 2 8800 should do?
What brand/type or whatever should it be.

Ill be trying to get some stuff cheap through friends.
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post #1532 of 1792
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What "cheap" Nvidia card should I be considering to replace my 4870 with seeing it sucks for PPD.
1 or 2 8800 should do?
What brand/type or whatever should it be.

Ill be trying to get some stuff cheap through friends.
I really liked folding on an 8800GTS(G92) 512MB card. I used to have two (just sold them) and they worked great.
post #1533 of 1792
Thanks


Edit:
Just found out that the price of new 8800's is around 40 euros cheaper than the 4870.
o.O
How can such an old graph card be so expensive :<
Edited by Inktfish - 3/4/09 at 11:31am
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kissing 28,000

been folding pretty much 24/7 cept yesterday when i installed my second RMA'd replacement hard drive. waited for the RAID to rebuild, then kept foldin'. fortunately, i haven't heard a wayward click from the new drive.
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Thanks


Edit:
Just found out that the price of new 8800's is around 40 euros cheaper than the 4870.
o.O
How can such an old graph card be so expensive :<
You may look for a 9600GSO or 8800GS. Make sure it has 96 shader processors. Also, the 8800GT is good. There are newer versions of the 9600GSO that have only 48sp and they are garbage. I do not know what the market is in the Netherlands. It's hard to recommend a good card without knowing what is available to you and at what price.
Edited by Greg121986 - 3/4/09 at 12:02pm
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You may look for a 9600GSO or 8800GSO.
Fixed.
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post #1537 of 1792
well i just got my 8800gts 320mb, up and running but i dont know my PPD yet sorry.
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post #1538 of 1792
I can get a 9800GTX+ for 165 euros and 8800GTS/GT 's for around 200 T_T

are they insane?
both prices are new btw
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post #1539 of 1792
The 9800GTX+ would be a good choice.
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Very nais, Ill keep my eye on those then
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