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Old 10-05-2007, 08:03 PM   #11 (permalink)
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just purchased me a 650 watt antec tp trio to go with it today.. but i needa buy some 8 pin power adapters
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anybody know where i can get any 8-pin converters by anychance... cuz i've only got 2 six pins... and i've seen that 2 six pins will still work.. but when i get my 2nd card, i'll definitely need some converters
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So I presume you ditched the q6600 plan?
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Old 10-05-2007, 11:39 PM   #14 (permalink)
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So I presume you ditched the q6600 plan?
i didnt wanna ditch it.. but the babyshower deal caused me to not have enough money for buying the q6600
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if you want a quad, have fun with that fx-62 until january when the q9300 comes out, i would either get that for app. $300 or the q6600 should drop in price to compete with the 45nm, but then again look at the e6700 :/
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if you want a quad, have fun with that fx-62 until january when the q9300 comes out, i would either get that for app. $300 or the q6600 should drop in price to compete with the 45nm, but then again look at the e6700 :/
hrm this is very true.. but.. i'm an impatient person! lol.. and i'll probably end up buying the q6600..and just selling it later anyway.. lol
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Good luck with the card. HIS is awesome (check sig to see why )
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well... my friend works at best buy! thank god.. so i'm returning this antec tp trio and picking up a 850 watt bfg instead.. thank god for friends at best buy

and yes, i know all about HIS Hightech.. they always put out great products.. i wanted a his x1950xtx back when.. but at the time they were sold out
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I picked up a Sapphire card on newegg because the HIS was sold out. Is there any noticeable difference between the two manufacturers? I used to be a nVidia guy so I'm not up to date on ATI manufacturers.
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nah, the two are both at same clock speeds... and if your going to flash it to xt.. won't make a difference anyway
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