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Old 10-06-2008, 04:45 AM   #11 (permalink)
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You could get 9800GTX+ for $159.99 after MIR
Newegg.com - XFX PVT98WYDFH GeForce 9800 GTX+ 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards
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4850 + better cooler for $139.99 after MIR
Newegg.com - SAPPHIRE 100245L Radeon HD 4850 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFire Supported Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards
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^I got that sapphire it doesn't overclock well at all. Hacked the fan made it 100% and did a slight overclock and it locked up.
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^I got that sapphire it doesn't overclock well at all. Hacked the fan made it 100% and did a slight overclock and it locked up.
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My brother has that Sapphire 4850 and it's nice. The cooler is a massive improvement over the reference ones.
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Thanks for all the comments and help guys! I've bought most of the parts from my first post and will be building it today...already started but ran into a slight problem but looking to fix it
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