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Old 01-15-2007, 05:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Inquirer: 8300 GS/GT and 8600 GT/Ultra.

New Nvidia product speculated.

8600 GT/Ultra.

I'm loving the prices, can't wait for the benchmarks.

P.S. - I don't think the HSF on there is going to be cut off, lol. Atleast...I hope not.

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Old 01-15-2007, 06:12 PM   #2 (permalink)
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ooo....I'm liking the 8600GT.



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Old 01-15-2007, 06:13 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Look like that 8600GT is the one for me
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Old 01-15-2007, 06:45 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I think I like the 8600ultra.

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Old 01-15-2007, 06:53 PM   #5 (permalink)
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That's a nice line up. The evga 8800 gts for $400 on newegg with $30 MIR is probably gonna end up being my choice though.
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Old 01-15-2007, 06:53 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Yeah, that Ultra is calling me, lol.

Anyone else really think that the extra memory on the 640MB 8800GTS is worth the extra $100, or 33% more in the price?
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Old 01-15-2007, 07:20 PM   #7 (permalink)
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That sounds to good to be true. I mean 7600gt just got down into that price range so I would be really surprised to see a 8600gt for $129. Be great if those prices are what they launch with though, I'd get a 8600 ultra
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Old 01-15-2007, 07:26 PM   #8 (permalink)
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That'll be AWESOME if those prices come out that way, I doubt they will but it'd be nice since I'm about to buy a vid card.

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Old 01-15-2007, 07:29 PM   #9 (permalink)
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sounds nice but i dont trust the inquirer so ill wait and see for myself, seems too good to be true
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Old 01-15-2007, 07:47 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Lol @ guys not believing Inquirer.

At release, the prices will probably be higher. Look at the Estimated price on the 8800GTX; $599. It was $670 when it came out and has now dropped to $570. The prices will hit those levels within a few weeks.

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