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Is this a good deal????

Discussion in 'Graphics Cards' started by hv43082, May 22, 2007.

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2 EVGA 8800GTX's, E6600, EVGA 680i AR, 2GB Dominator 8500, Zalman 9700 $1300 or less

Poll closed May 23, 2007.
  1. Hell yeah!!! HOT HOT HOT!

    14 vote(s)
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  2. Luke warm at best.

    2 vote(s)
    12.5%
  1. hv43082

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    2 EVGA 8800GTX
    1 C2D E6600
    1 Zalman CNPS 9700
    1 EVGA 680i AR version
    2GB Corsair Dominator 8500 with cooling fan
    All 6 months old. Price can possibly lower by like $100 or so???

    Price $1300 USD.
  2. ktr

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    a very good deal.
  3. hv43082

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    See I am only interested in the vid cards and maybe the mobo, may be. What to do with the rest? This dude want to get rid of everything at once so he may not want to sell part by part. So anything else you folks might want from this deal. I am only interested in the vid cards.
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    if you buy that your e penis will explode, 3 gtx's!!!!
  5. bruins004 New Member

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    Well lets put it this way.
    The 8800GTXs usually go anywhere from $500-600 roughly.
    So thats a nice deal.

    Sell the parts you dont want on EBAY.
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    GJSNeptune New Member

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    Well, the video cards alone are over $1000 new. The C2D is a bit over $200 right now, and the RAM is likely going to be over $200. You still have the motherboard, and the HSF is probably $40+.

    I'd make sure everything's in great condition. If you can lower the price at all, do it. I don't think it's a super hot deal, but it's not a bad deal by any definition.
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    :laugh: Yah baby, two will render graphic and one will just enlarge my...ya know....hehehe
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    It's 6 months old and EVGA has a hassle of a warranty policy (only original owner unless you can come up with the sale recepit and change the registration info, sigh). They are more like $450ish now on fleebay.
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    Well still, $900 + $200 + $200 + mobo + $40+ = $1300+.
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    So does anyone want CPU, RAM, and CPU cooler?
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    Damn, it's sold....only if I needed everything....damn it! Blah back to sleep it is.
    Last edited: May 22, 2007
  12. bruins004 New Member

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    Why dont you just get a NEW 8800GTX since you only need 1 more :)
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    Pretty damn good deal. Super hot infact.
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    It's too much $$$
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    Says the guy able to afford $1300 worth of stuff lol
    Think about it though, one 8800GTX can run your Dell 30"er at max res. but with TWO, you can run it at max res... wait a minute...
    Yeah, that's it, max res AND highest settings... possibly... in some games...
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    Mine dont need enlarging :laugh:
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    I have still not got a card yet so I will take a GTX for $400 including shipping :toast:
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    Now now that's not the word on the street! :laugh: :laugh: :laugh:
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    Great deal, but sad if its already gone. Is Nvidia going to offer to run a third card as a physics accelerater? Like others pointed out if you can afford the $1300 why not one GTX by itself? You already have a good setup though, but I can imagine the high res of the 30" might be hard to push decent frames with all the settings turned up even for an 8800.
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    Steady! So you gonna sell me a GTX?

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