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Old December 28, 2008, 08:07 AM
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So I see it's a bust moving to 55nm... My EVGA GTX 260 core 216 is still a good buy I did (actually a step-up from the GTX 260).
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Old December 28, 2008, 04:06 PM
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So I see it's a bust moving to 55nm... My EVGA GTX 260 core 216 is still a good buy I did (actually a step-up from the GTX 260).
I would say it makes sense to purchase it if you don't already have a 260 Card (depending on prices), however I agree, it wouldn't make sense to step up to it from a 260 Core 216. Thier is still an ongoing debate as to whether or not it is worthwile to step-up from a Core 192 SSC or FTW to a Core 216 (step -ups are only for vanilla Cards).....personally if I had gone the 260 Core 216 route I would likely have stepped up, but in all of my compulsiveness I decided to go straight for the coup de gras!
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I got Zotac 260 amp2 two week ago . I tought maybe i can wait for new card.. but decided not to and now i am glad because that. If they offer 65 or 55 nm to me i would take 65 for same price? why? because there is less heatpipes in cooler, there is no backplate, new card heat up same and use same (or more power). why because in that deal nvidia bring down ther costs and at same time offer to us same performance for more money. nonsense.

No backplate??? .. its look like ati.. :D
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btw, NCIX now lists the eVGA 260 55nm as in stock if interested. (me? not-so-much anymore)
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