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DoUrden
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re: Video Card deals

They 7950 runs everything I own at max setting with no problem at 1080 on a 21 inch monitor. They 7970 can be OC and will outpace the OC 7950, but I have a 7950 already and dont want to buy two 7970 cards. Your's will also be more "future" proof than mine will be.


flyAU
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Member since Dec 2010
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re: Video Card deals
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DoUrden




You have made me feel better. I will "never" SLI my cards and will probably look at upgrading the video card in a few years. I am not hardcore.
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puffulufogous
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New Orleans
Member since Feb 2008
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re: Video Card deals
should I buy it? I already have a 670 and kind of like nvidia. Coyote talk me down from this ledge!


flyAU
Auburn Fan
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puffulufogous


Buy it!

Your avi is a hairless version of mine. It must mean something.
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puffulufogous
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Member since Feb 2008
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re: Video Card deals
lol, a wombat and salacious b crumb related? intredasting.


flyAU
Auburn Fan
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Member since Dec 2010
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re: Video Card deals
How the hell does no one have Jaba as an avi?

And who the hell actually named that little Hut monkey-lizard that?


flyAU
Auburn Fan
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Member since Dec 2010
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re: Video Card deals
So my setup before my near future mobo/cpu upgrade will be:

7970 Powercolor
8 gig 1600 RAM
Phenom II Black X4 OC'd to 3.4
600 PSU
Mobo= Gigayte AM3 (cant remember, and too lazy to look)
Windows 8


My Mobo/CPU need upgrading, but will this do well if I am not an insane purist?


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puffulufogous
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re: Video Card deals
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And who the hell actually named that little Hut monkey-lizard that?


maybe his parents. Star wars is real. It just happened a long time ago in a galaxy far away.


flyAU
Auburn Fan
ATL
Member since Dec 2010
13051 posts

re: Video Card deals
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far

far,far


Tiguar
South Alabama Fan
Knoxville
Member since Mar 2012
10990 posts

re: Video Card deals
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Windows 8


any specific reason?


flyAU
Auburn Fan
ATL
Member since Dec 2010
13051 posts

re: Video Card deals
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any specific reason?



My Windows 7 copy is for 32 bit. Windows 8 is for 64. If anyone can make my pain go away please let me know.


Tiguar
South Alabama Fan
Knoxville
Member since Mar 2012
10990 posts

re: Video Card deals
buy a 64 bit windows 7.


flyAU
Auburn Fan
ATL
Member since Dec 2010
13051 posts

re: Video Card deals
How much is that running?


Tiguar
South Alabama Fan
Knoxville
Member since Mar 2012
10990 posts

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Prolly about the same as 8, they're 99 at newegg. I just know new windows always have problems for awhile and games tend to disagree with them. Vista was ASS.


DoUrden
Navy Fan
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12277 posts

re: Video Card deals
100 bucks, I have been using the same copy from a computer purchase for two year now.


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flyAU
Auburn Fan
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Member since Dec 2010
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re: Video Card deals
So far no problems with 8 other than my Phillips Ambx lighting. Those are now ugly desk fillers with no hope of new drivers.


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DoUrden
Navy Fan
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Vista was ASS.


Understatement of the year!


flyAU
Auburn Fan
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Member since Dec 2010
13051 posts

re: Video Card deals
Am I going to be OK with spending 340 on a VC?

Give me some support why this is a good thing.

I am not strapped for cash, but DAMN.


DoUrden
Navy Fan
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Member since Oct 2011
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It's a good card and you will be fine with it, overkill for the games out now unless you want more than 1080.


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puffulufogous
USA Fan
New Orleans
Member since Feb 2008
5318 posts

re: Video Card deals
I think I am going to stay put with my 670. While this is a good deal I don't think I can afford to put the money down on a 1440 monitor at this point with grad school coming up. I will buy those games off you though.


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