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The best time is a little after the next gen comes out. Wait for the non-reference cooled version, which run cooler, and there will always be a bunch of impulsive people who buy and then turn around and sale them for whatever reason at 10-20% off.
I'm waiting for 6950 prices to drop, but that doesn't seem to be happening, who knows when Keplers Core will come out.. Not to mention the HD 7xxx series. But when they do, it should drop prices substantially. I hope they come as fast as the 500 and 6000 series came, which were basically just more efficient versions of the 400 and 5000 series.
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post #22 of 24
ATI will reveal HD7xxx in June and Kepler is coming by the end of the year. Everything was announced at Cebit, there's no secret there.
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With all the people saying wait..I say dont wait...your going to wait 6-10 months for the next series ask which one to buy and then people will still say wait for the next series...sell your current card and put the money towards a new one..thats what I do...
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Right now since you can get really good performance cards for about $350
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