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Old 12-25-2004, 01:03 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Buy this now or wait for extra money ? Please help me out !

With the money I got for X-mas I can get a AMD64 3500+(130nm), Corsair XMS 3200 1 Gig, eVGA 6600GT, and a MSI Neo2 Plat. along with the other usual stuff. Question is, should I wait another month and get the 6800GT over the 6600GT or could I get by with the 6600GT for like 6 months and then get whatever the new thing is then ? I know the 6800GT has more pipelines but it is about $170 more. I'll be playing HL2 like everyone else and I might go through Doom3 again.
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Old 12-25-2004, 01:52 AM   #2 (permalink)
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thats funny , the 6600 is just getting by.
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Old 12-25-2004, 02:01 AM   #3 (permalink)
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I think youll be fine with the 6600GT, it will play all games at great settings.
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Old 12-25-2004, 07:21 AM   #4 (permalink)
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if you can wait i would get the 6800GT or look into the PCI Express in 6 months
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Old 12-25-2004, 01:30 PM   #5 (permalink)
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it all depends what type of person are you, if you are a patient person like me i would get the 6800gt, but the 6600gt would do fine
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