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Old 11-09-2008, 03:18 PM   #91 (permalink)
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Newegg.com - SAPPHIRE 100270SR Radeon HD 4850 X2 2GB 512-bit (256-bit x 2) GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFire Supported Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards

4850x2... biggest ripoff ever..... its 400+ dollars... 2 4850's = 300 bucks.. whats wrong here...
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Newegg.ca - SAPPHIRE 100270SR Radeon HD 4850 X2 2GB 512-bit (256-bit x 2) GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFire Supported Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards

That's the biggest rip off.
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Price adjusted to the value of the dollar of ca.
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4850 in my eyes right now = Fail until they lower the price...

isnt 4850 crossfire just a tiny bit better than a 4870?
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They cost the same. But yeah that's absurd. I was considering one, but at that price, no way.
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might as well get a gtx280!

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Might as well just by me a second 4850.......
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Might as well just by me a second 4850.......
4850's in Crossfire........... worth the money I suppose. Its more future proof if anything. Cause going Crossfire on a 22" monitor is overkill.

Yeah I m pretty much planning on running 4850's in Crossfire some where down the future as well. But thats when my first 4850 is no longer able to max games at 1,600x1,000.
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the 4850X2 will be a good card... its just insanely overpriced at the moment... you wait till the GTX 270 (i believe it'll just be a 40nan shrink of the 260 or Core 216) comes out, ATI will be dropping the price off to stay competitive and we'll all win!
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can't wait for a new gx2... oh its gonna be a killer
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