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    17/04/07 2PM- What happens?

    hello,

    I'm sure many of you have seen the ten commandments advert thing on the main site, what happens on the 17th???

    And if anyone says NDA one more time I think I'm going to scream!


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    Nda!
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    ...every time Creative bring out a new card range their advertising makes it sound like they have discovered a way to insert a thousand Chuck Norris super dwarfs in your ears...

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    nVidia 8600?

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    8800 ultraaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaarghhhh hhhh!!!

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    Working drivers?
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    stupid betond belief.
    You owe it to yourself to click here really.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Clunk View Post
    Working drivers?
    fingers crossed eh

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    Quote Originally Posted by AD-15 View Post
    And if anyone says NDA one more time I think I'm going to scream!

    Why ask then if you know the answer

    Saying that - if we told you, Sam Fisher then would proceed to come to your house during the middle of the night with his 'little friend' just to make sure you never told anyone else

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    Got to be

    Its blatently for the 8600 Range, its about bl00dy time!

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    If it is the 8600 heres some pricing

    It seems that tier 1 distribution has sku'd up a few eVGA 8600 cards.

    Based on typical markup, we should see the following cards with the following prices....

    * eVGA 8600GS 256MB N751 $179
    * eVGA 8600GT 256MB N761 $229
    * eVGA 8600GT 256MB N765 $249

    **EDIT**

    Another new unit has been spotted:

    * eVGA 8500GT 256MB N740 $93.00

    XFX, BFG, ASus MSI, and Gigabyte 8xxx SKUs are popping up too..

    Stay tuned..

    taken from JonnyGurus website
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    Yeah the 8600s.... hope the benches are better than those shown so far....

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    Quote Originally Posted by GSte View Post
    Yeah the 8600s.... hope the benches are better than those shown so far....
    Not so sure they will 8600GT and GTS is based on 128 memory controller
    7900 256 bit memory controller. That'll make a diff.
    Its now more worthwhile waiting on ATI's family of DX10 cards to see what they do.
    Nice to see that AGP hasn't been forgotten either .

    http://forums.vr-zone.com/showthread.php?t=141089

    See above link for more nfo.

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    will this encourage a little drop in the 8800 prices?

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    Possibly if ATI introduce the X2900XTX at level pricing, but then the 8900GTX is waiting to be released

    If ATI/AMD produce aggressive pricing on the top of the range card and retailers provide good pricing and dont take advantage of additional margins then it will be a distinct possibility. Lets hope so

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    Quote Originally Posted by DratUK View Post
    Not so sure they will 8600GT and GTS is based on 128 memory controller
    128bit is knocking on a bit..... I remember the 6600GT AGP having one, and that's a while ago now.....

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    Quote Originally Posted by GSte View Post
    128bit is knocking on a bit..... I remember the 6600GT AGP having one, and that's a while ago now.....
    yea, 256 is the norm isnt it?
    well with the r600 coming i think its 512 bit.

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