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Old 10-22-2007, 07:55 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Whaaat's this? So by shrinking the chip from 90nm to 65nm and slightly boosting performance, the 8800GT kicks the 8800GTS' @$$?

This is coming out of left field for me. When are these going to be available? Thanks!
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one week i think
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Im definitely getting one. Actually, two.
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exactly 7 days.. 29th...
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As in, 7 days I will be able to order one off of Newegg? Or 7 days, as in, a soft, press release?
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as in on Newegg... if your from US
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haha yea i am ! okay sweet, looks like im upgrading just in time
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Trust me...in 7 days, you can get one. I am.
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Whaaat's this? So by shrinking the chip from 90nm to 65nm and slightly boosting performance, the 8800GT kicks the 8800GTS' @$$?

This is coming out of left field for me. When are these going to be available? Thanks!
This is yet to be confirmed.

That information comes from the same benchmark that was saying it's faster than the Ultra
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