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aspire 01-05-2008 10:41 PM

New Toy!!!!
 
I went and picked me up an 8800gt today. My friend works at frys and I was able to use his employee discount to get $50 off the retail on the 512mb XFX 8800gt Alpha Dog Edition, so after tax I paid $271

Anywho, after some minimal testing, (Im driving back to school in San Luis Obispo Tomorrow Morning and thus, the rig had to be packed...) I pulled down 12557 in 3dmark06 with my e6600 @ 3.3ghz

Also pulled 175k in Aquamark 3.

And Now, The Obligatory Pictures...

http://img517.imageshack.us/img517/7...82largefb2.jpg
http://img517.imageshack.us/img517/7...85dc308977.jpg

http://img161.imageshack.us/img161/3...90largelu7.jpg

http://img517.imageshack.us/img517/6...99largezp4.jpg
http://img517.imageshack.us/img517/6...4055f8b51f.jpg

radtadtod 01-05-2008 10:53 PM

Re: New Toy!!!!
 
GG nice card, I haven't been here in ages and forgot that this place is boring. NOW GIVE ME 75 DORRA IN NEWEGG MONIES!!!!

aspire 01-05-2008 10:53 PM

Re: New Toy!!!!
 
keep dreamin man, you did get me the ap discount, but i bought you lunch :P

veg1992 01-05-2008 11:17 PM

Re: New Toy!!!!
 
nice.. so you slapped the water cooler on there.. now overclock that thing...... I want one :( Stupid Pentium 4

aspire 01-05-2008 11:42 PM

Re: New Toy!!!!
 
When I ran aquamark i was running 700/2000mhz

Gotta do some tweaking and we shall see how far it goes

IBM/PS1 01-06-2008 12:01 AM

Re: New Toy!!!!
 
Is that plaster around that table leg or cookie crumbs :P

aspire 01-06-2008 12:56 AM

Re: New Toy!!!!
 
probably cookie crumbs... :P

ricanflow 01-06-2008 01:05 AM

Re: New Toy!!!!
 
I love it, ive got the 256mb version.

Deadpixel 01-06-2008 01:06 AM

Re: New Toy!!!!
 
Nice set-up and i loving the Q4000 hardwood, that stuff is really nice :)

aspire 01-06-2008 01:06 AM

Re: New Toy!!!!
 
Holy cow does this thing ever run hot...

Played some CoH and touched the back of it and burned my hand....


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