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NVIDIA Set to Rival AMD Dragon Platform With The ''Power of 3''

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NVIDIA's recent announcement of extending all its multi-GPU technologies to Intel chipsets-based socket LGA-1156 motherboards, even as the company reportedly plans its own chipset, comes in at no better time than this, when rival AMD has a decent lineup of GPUs, processors, and desktop platform technologies, all of which well-oiled. To beat AMD in the game, and propagate its own GPU and multi-GPU technologies, some sort of loose alignment with Intel is inevitable, especially considering ATI CrossFireX has been freely available to motherboard makers for several product generations now.

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You could always do "The power of gee" (TM). Featuring Intel P55 (TM), Core i5/i7 and AMD (TM) HD4800 (TM) Graphics + Windows 7 (TM).

Pure marketing. :shadedshu
 
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an nvidia slide with intel cast ina good light, whats next, pigs sprouting props out of thier asses?
 
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You know, given that AMD doesn't give a who-haw whether or not Nvidia makes chipsets for its AM3 processors (and beyond), I'd think they'd be a little closer to them. Intel says "ungh-ungh" to the same thing based around its processors with a built in memory controller. Given the squabbling between the two lately over this, it does seem odd to see them aligning themselves with Intel/Intel/Intel!
 

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Nvidia - The power of a 3some.

That's the first thing I thought of when I saw that lol
 

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I have the power of 3 with my old clunky slow computer...

Geforce 4 MX4000 + Intel Pentium II + Intel i440BX chipset

Bring it on AMD, I have the power of 3!!!111!!!11one
 
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since when was was intel part of nvidia, lol

and physX

fail nvidia fail
 

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Lmfao, wait, they're 'close' to Microsoft after MS dumped them and went with ATI for the 360, and they're releasing their cards a couple of months AFTER the release of Windows 7 while ATI is basically hand in hand with it.

Lol NVIDIA must have some huge balls to be showing stuff like this, but then again, the average consumer won't know about the above will they?
 
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heres another 3 lol, a 5870, a core I5, and a intel chipset
 
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Are there any hardware requirements that would prevent me from using this "Power of 3" with my Asus P6T.
 
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And here I thought the dragon platform was stupid....

Silly me basing my purchases on performance/price, when I could be basing it on a catchy phrase!

:laugh:
 

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I like my Dragon :D
 
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Physx + Win 7 = does not work. With DX11's support for GPU Computing features, its just going to canniablise any capabilities of Physx. I mean what sort of game company would go for a proprietary standard instead of a simpler, and more widely avaliable open standard?
 

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Lmfao, wait, they're 'close' to Microsoft after MS dumped them and went with ATI for the 360, and they're releasing their cards a couple of months AFTER the release of Windows 7 while ATI is basically hand in hand with it.

Lol NVIDIA must have some huge balls to be showing stuff like this, but then again, the average consumer won't know about the above will they?

The Average Consumer doesnt care whats inside the computer as of tech specs, as long as it appears to be fast to them. They only care about it turning on and if it will connect to the internet and play movies.

LMFAO NV= Ass Eaters

Only reason NV is doing is is because they are being threatened by Intel and AMD, when both AMD and Intel support ATI. NV has its head way too far up its ass to think about releasing another AM3 NF Chipset, when NV users will think about AMD for gaming.
 
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Lol this sounds like an episode of charmed (atleast I think thats what the show is called.
 
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"Power of 3"
i think it is AMD idea , i still remember when i get my athelon x2 i found in the package "get all 3"