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Old 12-08-2008, 07:43 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Default Re: Need help, Can someone create a I7 W/4870 build?

actually with that budget... pick up a 280 or 2.. lol wtf are we thinking
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ummm... i believe the word you're looking for is sensible nos... but i suppose we're not thinking about a $2-3K budget! lol

with that kinda money... why not pound a couple of these into your mobo -> Newegg.com - EVGA 01G-P3-1280-AR GeForce GTX 280 1GB 512-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards

at only $419.99 a pop you'd be crazy not to (or maybe you'd be crazy to do that... who knows)
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i almost wanna drop my 260's for some 280's.. after seeing how great these do in crysis.. i want more.. i want some 280's now!
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dude... $420 a hit seems a bit expensive for my liking... selling both of those 260s you'd only get enough for one and a bit 280s... and you wont get much performance out of that bit! lol
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plenty of people here in us selling 280's for 300 dollars... i passed up 2 chances now for 300 dollar gtx280's... i don't know why!! but next time i am hoping on it

i'm sure dual 280's should yield me something like 40fps being my lowest frames in crysis.. now that would be a dream come true!!!
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**** man!! 300 bucks for 280s... i want in on that deal!! or at least i would if i had a bunch of dollars to throw around
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ya that was the main reason i was selling my 260's at one point... to pick up 2 280's...
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ahh... i get it now... so i was right when i said you wanted more in that sell thread! lol

if you didnt, what fun would this be?!?
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wow.. just saw on sli forums someone sold 2 gtx280's for 250 each... MY GOD

i'm selling these asap... lol to get 2 280's..

if i see 2 280's come up again, i'm selling this pair for 380 dollars.. don't care if its cheap.. i want some 280's dangit
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380 bucks!?! im sure you can get at least $400 for the both of them... especially withthe XSPC blocks

has your PSU got the connectors to power 2 280s??
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