Originally Posted by cavemangrinder
Thats amazing. Why so expensive?
A number of reasons. Reliability and stability are a few that stand out. Drivers made for this card are extensively tested to ensure a high level of quality and stability for its users.
Think of it this way. Most home users use desktops, or consumer machines. Businesses and corporations normally use workstations, or business machines. Workstations and workstation components usually use higher quality, longer lasting materials to construct their computers. These machines can also be made for specific tasks or programs.
Desktops are usually made to accommodate general usage. Games, multimedia, etc. That means the components usually cater to all these general tasks.