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Old 03-16-2010, 05:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default 8800 GTX died today

I am looking to buy another video card in the future. My PSU is 620 Watt. I want better performance than the 8800 GTX. My only concern is that my tower wont take anything bigger (length was very tight getting in and out). Should I hold off for near price drops?
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Default Re: 8800 GTX died today

Budget?
Case?
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Default Re: 8800 GTX died today

case - Newegg.com - GIGABYTE 3D AURORA GZ-FSCA1-ATS Silver Aluminum ATX Full Tower Computer Case - Computer Cases

budget. I don't have one. I am always a fan of best performance for your dollar though.
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Default Re: 8800 GTX died today

Eek, she be tight eh!

Your psu will allow for any new card, and unless you only like nvidia, an ATI is your ticket...

a 57 or 58xx series card is your best option.. but i don't know them well, or size... Also xfx has a couple with double lifetime warrentes.
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Default Re: 8800 GTX died today

5870 looks sweet. My 8800GTX measures 10.5 inches long. That had no room to spare. I can't find any measurements on newegg or XFX's site.
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Got this off overclockers.net: Card Dimensions: 11 X 4.376 X 1.5. Says its from the xfx site.

found it on here: http://www.xfxforce.com/ecms.ashx/2c..._PS_US_103.pdf
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