Originally posted by filter996
Dammit. There will always be backward compatibility. Always. Just like now we can make full use of software from the past, albiet sometimes not with the best quality, and if you want the use the lastest software and hardware you must upgrade. But dammit again I say cause that means that my current comp, which is already stretched out, will be completely unsalvagable in 2 years.
Not entirly true as there is no more support at all for 16 bit programs with the new releases of many OS's.
Originally posted by infiltrator7
tyler - the evga step up program is only for the first 3 months of purchase. thats why i'm hoping the 7900 comes out in march....
Taken straight from the EVGA website
The EVGA Step-Up Program is available to all EVGA graphics card customers who purchased their graphics cards on or after 1 FEB 2004