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This will cost an absolutely obscene amount of money. I'm happy with my GTX570 thanks ^_^
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I predict a £450 price tag or €550
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http://www.computerbase.de/news/hard...adeon-hd-6990/

Wooowwzaa



Annoys me how fast Computerbase takes their picstures down..

Same pic just smaller.
Edited by andos - 2/28/11 at 6:43am
>dat smooth feel
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>dat smooth feel
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This will cost an absolutely obscene amount of money. I'm happy with my GTX570 thanks ^_^
It can't cost more than 2 6970s. It will probably be aroud the cost of 2 6950s, or between the cost of a pair of 6950s and 6970s.

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I predict a £450 price tag or €550
Most likely. Unlike the 590 which will probably cost more. xD
    
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Most likely. Unlike the 590 which will probably cost more. xD
A lot more probably.

I guess the rumor, which is still in the hardware news that the 6990 will be released in april is false then.
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I predict a £450 price tag or €550
I predict €599 for the 6990 and €699 for the GTX 590. I knew the April rumours were fake.
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Looks like it's gonna exhaust a ton of air into the case (:
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What I'm wondering is, why 4gb of RAM?

Wouldn't it be better for the thermals and power draw to drop it to 3gb, and wouldn't it do just as well with that much anyways?
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Glad I still have 2+ years left in my hd5870 (No upgrade for awesomeness).

Elsewise this thing is going to be a beast.
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AMD launches 6990 on March 8.
Nvidia changes specs of their 590 and releases it on March 15.
AMD secretly had a 6995 ready to shadow the specs of the 590. 6990 dropped price and launches the 6995 on March 21.
   
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