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Old 11-21-2008, 09:11 AM   #11 (permalink)
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check out this ad...


now I wish we had a Fry's in MN
HAHAHAHAHA... E_D just got ripped $70!

That's a steal though
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Meh... That's ok. I actually was torn between going to Micro Center and Fry's ...... Guess I'll try both, sleep on it, THEN buy..... Oh well.

Why would I need a new GPU?? Newest PC games I have are Battlefield 2 which the X1950xt can max out easily, and Call of Duty 4 which I have had more than a year, and haven't installed it... I don't game on my PC much anymore, just my PS3's. I do, however do LOTS of video encoding.... Ripping my DVD library to make it all digital. And re-encoding vids for my iPhone and PSP...

Well, I got the Q9550 installed on Thursday night at about midnight, then the obligatory 2 hours of installing and updating XP.
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Oh I see, the x1950xt is doing ya well..

Well then no need to upgrade then, I just thought you were doing the overhaul for it like you planned a bit back.. my bad
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no prob.... I'd LOVE to upgrade to the 48xx series, but I just can't afford it yet...
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That's a bummer, I got my HD 3850 now chugging in my rig for the 2nd weekend in a row
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Newegg.ca - SAPPHIRE 100265L Radeon HD 4830 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFire Supported Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards

That will be in my computer 9 days from now.
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