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post #11 of 18
I swear when I get my next ATI card though... having bought the 5870 new.. if I would have waited and paid idk.. 150$ more... I would have the 5970 =(...

So learned that lesson when I go buying again I will definitely be keeping whatever gen ATI cards are out, Dual GPU in mind.


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Originally Posted by HiLuckyB View Post
Well 2 6970 cost $760 at $380 each, So I would guess $700-$750.
If you look when 5970 was released I think 5870's were still 440$'s? or so, I remember with Tax and shipping paid 525$ on release for mine... ouch I tell ya...

(Notable that the 6970's are at a lower price then the 5870's were on release)

So if the 6990 is entering at same price of the 5970 it would be fair, 600-700$ max.
But if it were to go near what 2x 6970's are then that is pushing it, since the 5970 didn't come close to the cost of 2x 5870. And at the time was close in the fps/$ mark.
Edited by Neokolzia - 3/2/11 at 6:30pm
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post #12 of 18
AMD's strategy is price over performance, this card will not be more than $550. I paid 629.99 for a 5970 on release date and thats when AMD was on top, now with the Nvidia offerings being a more viable solution AMD can only compete for price.
Edited by Tyson95 - 3/2/11 at 6:32pm
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post #13 of 18
I say $550 -600 based on the price of 2 6950's
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post #14 of 18
6990 will be about $550-$600 and the price of the 6950/70 cards will drop.
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post #15 of 18
Will the 6990 be 6970x2?
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Quote:
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Will the 6990 be 6970x2?
Or 6950x2.

I don't think we know yet but I'm pretty sure it's 6970x2.
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Just in time for my tax return money to come in.
That's exactly how I feel! Guy at work gave me this 4850 for free to start my rig, but I feel like I need something with a little more oomph!

I heart tax returns.
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2 days to go ? i want to see benchies ..
    
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