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    Anyone tempted with 3D1 Gigabyte

    I have to say that this new mobo gfx card combo is very tempting at such a low price, has anyone been tempted or even gone out and purchased it?
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    my friend has one in the post. getting a free motherboard with it is also pretty sweet, the card itself beats anything else on the market.
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    Well two 6600GT's sat here run rather nice, so I'd say I would have been tempted by it if I didn't have these, yes.
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    How much is the package?
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    about 390 squid. you get the card and motherboard with it.
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    It looks like a good idea but the card only seems to work on gigabytes motherboard, i'd be more worried when you want to upgrade in the future.

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    you get the motherboard (Gigabyte K8NXP-SLi nForce4 SLi (Socket 939) PCI Express Motherboard) with the card, brand spanking new, top of the line.. your not gonna upgrade that anytime soon...

    and when you do the GeForce 88000000 will be on the market. and you'll NEED it judging with the games which are in the pipeline.. in 2 years every card today will crawl.
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    Quote Originally Posted by egg
    It looks like a good idea but the card only seems to work on gigabytes motherboard, i'd be more worried when you want to upgrade in the future.
    I believe somebody (Anandtech maybe) proved otherwise.
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    Yeh very very cheap, there must be a catch surely?

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    you have to solder it together yourself?
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    Can't you get 2 6600gts for £210?

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    yes.. you *could*.. but you would get lower performance, lower quality for hardly any savings and no motherboard.. need i say more?
    Last edited by aidanjt; 16-02-2005 at 11:42 PM.
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