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Old December 24, 2008, 08:20 PM
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I agree with Eagle Eye, hold off on the purchase. At 1680x1050 your fine with the 8800's, and if you do want an upgrade, grab one of the new cards that will be out in less than a month.
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Old December 24, 2008, 08:36 PM
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settled...wait for next years gpus....heard about them but got nervous once i saw 260's for that price, heard they're beasts...just bought a ps3 lawls best buy ftw? 399.99 for 80gb + little big planet! woot....gf just bought me l4d...time to unleash massacres
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Old January 4, 2009, 05:22 PM
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Originally Posted by Eagle Eye View Post
I'd wait and put your money on a GTX 295 or GTX285 whichever best suit your needs and budget, you might be able to score a GTX280 for much less if not lower once they are officially released.


Great advice.
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