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Old 01-23-09, 08:38 PM   #12
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Default Re: Is it worth it?

Now isn't really a great time to buy a card IMO. A GTX 280 for around $325 is probably the best buy and that's only if you have a good power supply with an 8-pin PCI-E connector.

The GTX 260 has actually gone UP in price over the last couple months. Back in October I got mine for $210 after a $40 rebate and I got a free copy of Far Cry 2. Now I think they're back up to $260 and don't generally come with free games or large rebates. On top of that the GTX 285 is a much more attractive card but costs around $400.

I'd wait for the next release which is rumored to be in early Q2 of this year (April).
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