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The reason that is so expensive is because of the lack of manufacturers producing AGP bus cards. Couple that with increasing DDR and DDR2 ram pricing and you get one hell of an expensive old card.
its PCI.
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After I bought one of these, the consequences were never the same.
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holly mother of god

AHAHA, dudes going zombie hunting.
    
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GPU + PCI + DDR(2) = exorbitant prices.

A PCI FX 5200 costs $100 at most places :/
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post #26 of 27
PCI cards are generally overpriced anyway.

There are plenty of computers that didn't even ship with an AGP or PCI-E slot. Sold quite a bit of PCI graphics cards since casual people wanted to play the Sims 3, etc.

The extra cost is due to that it's specifically designed onto an extremely outdated platform.
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It has 4 DVI outputs. It is meant for larger video arrays. It can do one thing that even SLI GTX580 can't......4 monitors.

And before you say "well AMD has eyefinity" let me remind you these cards are a couple years old.
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