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AMD shows off Radeon HD 3870 X2

 
 
Nighthawk
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      11-29-2007
http://www.theinquirer.net/gb/inquir...eon-hd-3870-x2

http://www.legitreviews.com/article/593/1/

Pretty soon enthusiasts with some cash can pick up four Radeon HD 3850
or Radeon HD 3870 graphics card and run CrossFireX on their AMD 790FX
based motherboard. That was impressive until the rumors of the Radeon
HD 3870 X2 or Radeon HD 3890 (the name isn't offical) surfaced.


 
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      11-30-2007
Nighthawk wrote:
> http://www.theinquirer.net/gb/inquir...eon-hd-3870-x2
>
> http://www.legitreviews.com/article/593/1/
>
> Pretty soon enthusiasts with some cash can pick up four Radeon HD 3850
> or Radeon HD 3870 graphics card and run CrossFireX on their AMD 790FX
> based motherboard. That was impressive until the rumors of the Radeon
> HD 3870 X2 or Radeon HD 3890 (the name isn't offical) surfaced.
>
>


enthusiasts? more like Millionaries!!!!

A what 4 ways pci-e motherboard, so high end, $500+....a $1500NZ CPU
(you are not suggesting anything less than a top end quad core to drive
4 graphics cards are you?), then the 4 x $400NZ ?graphics cards? A huge
kick ass PSU like a 1000watts+ one so bye bye $400....Ram, clocked DDR3,
must mean a 64 bit OS so 4Gig....$1200

Grand total....$5200....ik!

regards

Thing



 
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      11-30-2007
On Fri, 30 Nov 2007 15:28:25 +1300, thingy <(E-Mail Removed)>
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>Nighthawk wrote:
>> http://www.theinquirer.net/gb/inquir...eon-hd-3870-x2
>>
>> http://www.legitreviews.com/article/593/1/
>>
>> Pretty soon enthusiasts with some cash can pick up four Radeon HD 3850
>> or Radeon HD 3870 graphics card and run CrossFireX on their AMD 790FX
>> based motherboard. That was impressive until the rumors of the Radeon
>> HD 3870 X2 or Radeon HD 3890 (the name isn't offical) surfaced.
>>
>>

>
>enthusiasts? more like Millionaries!!!!
>
>A what 4 ways pci-e motherboard, so high end, $500+....a $1500NZ CPU
>(you are not suggesting anything less than a top end quad core to drive
>4 graphics cards are you?), then the 4 x $400NZ ?graphics cards? A huge
>kick ass PSU like a 1000watts+ one so bye bye $400....Ram, clocked DDR3,
>must mean a 64 bit OS so 4Gig....$1200
>
>Grand total....$5200....ik!
>

Hardcore gamers? But the articles are about the HD 3870 x2.


 
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