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Old 12-14-2008, 08:58 PM   #41 (permalink)
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the xfx gtx 260 216 Black Ed. puts up a good fight against the 4870 1 GB (;
I think EVGA is the only manufacturer that is worth buying from. Step-Up Program!!!!
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Old 12-14-2008, 09:00 PM   #42 (permalink)
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any ways...so is this 280 better then the 4870 1GB???
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Old 12-14-2008, 09:02 PM   #43 (permalink)
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yes the 280 is better than the 4870 1gb
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But then if everyone buys ATI, NVIDIA dies and there wont be any competition.
There is always larrabee, although then it would just be amd and intel in the cpu and gpu markets.
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the gtx 280 schools the hd4870. imo if you find oen cheap jump on it!!! heck id give up my 8800gts g92 sli and ne of my monitors for just 1 gtx280!!!
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they're on sale for 310 dollars.. I WANT ONE NOW...
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But then if everyone buys ATI, NVIDIA dies and there wont be any competition.
Nvidia has GTX 260 (216 Core) which ATI does not. So I doubt Nvidia would go out of business any time soon.
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Old 12-14-2008, 09:43 PM   #48 (permalink)
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Just on the main topic, my work computer is running a 24inch monitor (1920x1200) on an onboard video card. Obviously wouldn't be able to play games on it but it runs faultlessly.
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How would 2x 512mb 4870's in crossfire run under this res?
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damnit the price went up on it...that sucks!
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