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sli 8800gts g92 sell or trade 19 inch get 24 inch lcd 3 18.75%
keep my duel monitors buy gtx280 sell 8800gts g92. 7 43.75%
sli gtx260 sell g92 sell or trade 19 inch's for one 24inch. 6 37.50%
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Old 06-18-2008, 07:44 PM   #31 (permalink)
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750i FTW is sex. The only reason x48 is coming into the discussion is because of the new cards. If you aren't down to change your mobo then just wait a week or so for 4870 and 4870x2 benchies. Then you'll know whether to go for a 4870x2 or GTX 260 SLI, or 8800GTS sli....
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Well we weren't expecting AMD to hit a home run back then..

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750i FTW is sex. The only reason x48 is coming into the discussion is because of the new cards. If you aren't down to change your mobo then just wait a week or so for 4870 and 4870x2 benchies. Then you'll know whether to go for a 4870x2 or GTX 260 SLI, or 8800GTS sli....
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Default Re: sli 8800gts or gtx280 or ???

i dont want to wait for 4870x2 that is for sure its listed as q3 2008. if i sell my 8800gts i can get a gtx280 for 629.99
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yea... i hoped right on the idea of giving up SLi right after seeing the gtx280 results and 4850 results....

what is the release date of the 4870.. cuz imma buy 2 of em right away!
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Next Monday or Wednesday is the rumor
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oh man thats good!!! but i'm not gonna buy dumb and buy it for the jacked up price of first releasal.. imma be a patient boy this time and sit on the x1900xtx for a bit longer until prices go down to what msrp are supposed to be...

and next month... gpu watercooling loop!!!! i'm getting ready to take number 1 back... and stay there...

tri-fire watercooling loop ftw!
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i may step up and tri sli gtx260! i could water cool loop aswell, my pc is gonna beast up this summer 14$ an hour job and no bills!
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good luck, you'll need about 1000 watt psu
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the new cards are out on ebay.
EVGA GTX 280 Superclocked 621MHZ - THE NEWEST EVGA CARD - eBay (item 320265089760 end time Jun-28-08 13:15:42 PDT)
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new cards are already out on newegg and everywhere else... lol
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