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Old 05-12-2008, 08:49 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey everyone! Im in the process of building a new gaming computer and i need some suggestions for Graphics Cards, I currently have a
EVGA 8800gts 320mb,and im wondering whats the next GC i should get? I was thinking of the 9800's but i heard that the 9900's were coming out soon,so does anyone know when they'll be out and how much they might be out for and if there worth it for the price when they comeout?? :laughing: :freak:

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the 9900's will be out sometime in august and will most likely be about $600-650.

Id say get a evga 8800gts 512mb then if you want you can step up to a 9900 when they are out.
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