I'm going to be brief.
Waste of money.
Will be obselete upon direct x10's arrival.
I would buy something more conservative for now.
EXACTLY, well stated. If you want a high end card, spend $200 less and get a 1900XTX which is around the same performance IN LESS u play games at 2500+ x 1600+ resolutions
*Opteron 165 1.8Ghz
*DFI Lanparty UT nF4 Ultra-D
*HIS Hightech X1900XT 512MB w/ Zalman VF900 (Core: 690Mhz, Mem: 1500Mhz)
*G.Skill 1GB DDR 400
*Kingwin Mutant X Series
*HP IDE Lightscribe DVD Burner
*Seagate Barracuda 80GB SATA II
*Maxtor 80GB IDE
*OCZ Gamexstream 600W PSU