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Old 08-23-2006, 06:03 AM   #1 (permalink)
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do you think it helps/works?


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Old 08-23-2006, 08:54 AM   #2 (permalink)
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$280 for a network card seems like robbery. I can't think of anything this thing could do that your average NIC couldn't

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wtf. defintely a load of bs
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Old 08-24-2006, 09:01 AM   #4 (permalink)
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get a gigabit card if your worried about not having a fast enough card.... but you'd have to pay like $150+ a month for a connection to utilize it... what a bunch of con artists

it is a pretty frickin sweet looking card though
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Old 08-24-2006, 09:21 AM   #5 (permalink)
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You're paying for eye candy, basically. And I can't find any real specifications, so it's probably 99% BS.
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Old 08-24-2006, 02:23 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Yes, we were discussing this with mike last night. My understanding is that it is infact an above average NIC card (plus it does indeed look nice) but the consesus was that it is not worth $250
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Old 08-24-2006, 03:07 PM   #7 (permalink)
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you'd do good with an intergrated NIC or atleast one of those $5 ones off of newegg

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I like the idea of it having ram on it... lol
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Old 08-24-2006, 07:09 PM   #9 (permalink)
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what is an NIC?? never heard of this before

is it just a network card?
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^^^^yep, nic=network interface card

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