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C38368

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#1 13 years ago

Not quite what I was hoping for, but good stuff nonetheless. The details: -20 pixel pipes (instead of 24) -Possibly to reatin all 8 vertex shaders, ROP at 16 -400MHz core clock -11 August launch at $449 MSRP color me happy.




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#2 13 years ago

I just might save up and get one. WOW. I'm actually suprised that the left 20 pixel pipes and not put in 16 like the 6800 Ultra. I guess they wanted the 7800 to have even more of an obvious advantage,




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#3 13 years ago

Yeah, I was worried for awhile that they'd introduce the GT part with only 16 pipes based on some earlier statements by nVIDIA. Fortunately for us money-burning types, they seem to have a pretty good finger on the pulse of the market.




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#4 13 years ago

More for me to burn my money on. And they're right on target. I'm going to save up and get one.




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#5 13 years ago

Atleast the msrp is pretty low so we could see GT's for $400 or maybe lower. Any details on whether a AGP version of the card will be released?




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#6 13 years ago

That will be a nice card, too bad I just got a 6800gt:p Already phasing out the base 6800 to make base 7800's wow.




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#7 13 years ago

I don't believe Nvidia's making an AGP version of the 7800. I thought I heard they were done with AGP. Also, 99.9% of the time you buy something you hear about something coller coming out in a few months.




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#8 13 years ago
Stargate_GuyAlso, 99.9% of the time you buy something you hear about something coller coming out in a few months.

Heh your right about that, thats just how computer stuff is. soon after you buy something its replaced by something better. That 7800GT looks to be a pretty nice card.




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#9 13 years ago

The 7800GT is why I'm buying a video card for my latest build last. I almost jumped on a 6800GT earlier, but am rather glad now that I haven't. And don't expect an AGP version unless R520 is released for both. If that happens, then tack $30-$50 onto whatever the card is going for, and that's how much it'll be likely to cost.




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#10 13 years ago

Didnt they learn a lesson from ATI??? Cutting pipes is stupid, and will only hurt sales. The reason the 6800GT sold so well is that it WASNT missing pipes like the X800pro.