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Old 01-07-2005, 03:19 PM   #1
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Old 01-07-2005, 03:41 PM   #2
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Why would anyone in their right mind pay that much for a video card. Unless u sh1t money that is!
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Old 01-07-2005, 04:20 PM   #3
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D_source that card is a very good card ATI say its 1 of the best they have built.
But you can get that for about $540 and maybe some people have bid for it.
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Old 01-07-2005, 06:03 PM   #4
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ofmg thats an amazing card!
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Old 01-07-2005, 06:15 PM   #5
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That card looks well i can't describe but imagine what it can do
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Old 01-07-2005, 06:52 PM   #6
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Damn that thing must probably take up two slots...crap thats lots of money...c i ain't rish enough to get that. i got the ati 9600 cheap but not to bad
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Old 01-07-2005, 07:42 PM   #7
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its 370 pound in UK, i would'nt even think about O'C this sexy G'CARD its to powerfull low noise lever:
16 pixels per clock,6 vertiex pipes
256 GDDR3,1.17GHz effective
BANDWIDTH IS 37.4 GB/Sec
16X PCI-E This is amazing, dont even bother O'C this card until later 2005 like october.
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Old 01-07-2005, 07:43 PM   #8
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Ya thats my point, that guy is trying to sell it for just under $1k, thats what i mean is insane, the card looks great but no one would pay that much for it.
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somebody probably would, just not any normal person
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Old 01-07-2005, 07:46 PM   #10
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hahaha LMAO lol funny, nah d source your rite i would'nt even buy it anyway, not got the money +way to much!!!!!
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Old 01-07-2005, 10:52 PM   #11
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im sure you can find it cheaper but thats probably one of the best video cards out there. Prolly around 600-700$.
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Wow O.o Nice card but not worth nearly that much! I do really like that cooling style, though... Using too slots and all. Gives me some ideas...hehe
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geez. but i think that only the most extreme gamers, ones with a lot of money that is, would pay for that card. i have a good enough card as it is and im happy playing all the games.
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btw, how good wut that card be? would everything be perfect in picture, graphics smoother than anything besides a dvd, or even better, who knows? also, when are they gonna come up with 512 mb cards, well, not the sli's that have the two 6800's on top of each other, but jsut a sing card. or will one ever even come out? do you think pci e will open these possiblities or will an even better technology than pci e come out? anybody kno?
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Yeah that card is a beast, but still more then it should be IMO. No video card should be more than 600-700 I think, and even that's pushing it with how fast technology moves.
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Old 01-07-2005, 11:58 PM   #16
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whats the next best card to that one? nvidia or ati?
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Old 01-08-2005, 07:23 PM   #17
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I would say the nvidia card comes a close second.
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yeah, but what card? i thinking the pci e 256 mb 6800, maybe with sli technology so you get two in one.
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ya but check this out, same card

600$$

http://cgi.ebay.ca/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?...sPageName=WDVW
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Well some people think the x800 xt pe is better than the 6800 ultra, which might be true, but even if it is, the increase in performance is way too small to really make you care.
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