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Old July 27, 2008, 08:47 PM
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Originally Posted by Mibs View Post
Another excellent review SKYMTL! If you're an nvidia fan then I would definitely say to go for this card over the gtx280, just for the sheer price difference. Like you said in the review it's still hard to choose this over the HD4870, but the cheaper 4870 is a bit more appealing for most. If only nvidia could drop the price of the gtx260 just a little more.

Where do you see the HD4870 being cheaper?

These are closer in price (or same for the Palit one)

but the Superclocked GTX 260 is 274.99 ($5 less then the cheapest 4870)
AND it comes with Free Shipping from Ncix
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