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    News - NVIDIA's Fermi to be productised as the GeForce GTX 470 and GTX 480

    GPU giant gears up for GeForce 400 series.
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    Re: News - NVIDIA's Fermi to be productised as the GeForce GTX 470 and GTX 480

    "It's possible, or it could be that NVIDIA is suggesting that the upcoming 400-series products will offer double the performance of the 200-series range. We like the sound of that."

    Nope, just NVidia thinking Bigger number = More sales.

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    Re: News - NVIDIA's Fermi to be productised as the GeForce GTX 470 and GTX 480

    I feel nauseous.

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    Re: News - NVIDIA's Fermi to be productised as the GeForce GTX 470 and GTX 480

    Quite a sad sign that Fermi is a long way off if there's to be another marketing run on renaming existing products as the 300 series in the interim.

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    Re: News - NVIDIA's Fermi to be productised as the GeForce GTX 470 and GTX 480

    Quote Originally Posted by snootyjim View Post
    I feel nauseous.
    Yes, the word 'productised' does that to people.

    Incidentally, there's a new Disney film out about a princess who gets frogised.

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    Re: News - NVIDIA's Fermi to be productised as the GeForce GTX 470 and GTX 480

    I am guessing that someone at nVidia (maybe even that someone who's forums name begins with "R") fed back a lot of reactions to the 3xx cards that got released around xmas time......Perhaps they then thought it prudent to jump on a series
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    Re: News - NVIDIA's Fermi to be productised as the GeForce GTX 470 and GTX 480

    Who wants to put money on the full 2** series being rebadged into the 3** series?

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    Re: News - NVIDIA's Fermi to be productised as the GeForce GTX 470 and GTX 480

    I'd had enough of idle speculation some weeks ago.... this latest news simply reinforces the recent decision I made.... to move to ATi and get a 5870!!

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    Re: News - NVIDIA's Fermi to be productised as the GeForce GTX 470 and GTX 480

    another rebrand... We're not late... its new!

    /me spits.

    its geting more and more pathetic.

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    Re: News - NVIDIA's Fermi to be productised as the GeForce GTX 470 and GTX 480

    Sounds like Nvidia wants to make sure no one thinks Fermi is simply a rebranded product. I don't mind the use of 4xxx for the new GPUs; they only need to perform as advertised.
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    Re: News - NVIDIA's Fermi to be productised as the GeForce GTX 470 and GTX 480

    Yawn. Still implementing the PhysX lockout? Thought so. Sticking with ATI for my next card then.

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