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post #1 of 23
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Well same as title. My question is i got an offer for 2 8800GT's. So are they worth that much or am I getting ripped off?
I might just fold with them or maybe ill give them a try and see how well they perform or maybe physx?

Anyways I would like to know if they would be worth $65. Keep in mind thats the price for both of them.
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post #2 of 23
great deal! heck yes I would go for them. only problem with them is the heat!!! my bro's bfg 8800gt used to idle at around 50C
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yea! that is a very fair deal.
    
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post #4 of 23
Hmm, well more or less.
A GTS 450 pumps roughly twice as much PPD and will use about 1/4 of the power, costing you ~80 used.
GTX 460 can be found for ~100 dollars and are significantly more powerful, still using less power.

I would ask him to do $55, that would be worth it, imo.
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post #5 of 23
If you can find the Evga Akimbo coolers for them they will run super cool. I had one with the Akimbo dual slot cooler on it without the back plate, never had a card run cooler.
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post #6 of 23
Amazing deal for that price. BUY them!
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post #7 of 23
Those cards are usually worth about $45-50 shipped each used. So yeah, that's a fair deal. If you're folding though, it would be better to go for a GTS450 or GTX460 though. You can expect somewhere around 4.5-5k PPD from the 8800's. Maybe a little more. It's been a while since I ran an 8800GT.
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post #8 of 23
seems to be a good deal.. remember i sold mine about 2 years ago for that price each lol
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post #9 of 23
if someone offered me 2x 8800gt for $65, i'd buy them both right now. Then vmod them and give em' hell
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post #10 of 23
That's a steal IMO
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