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Old 02-13-10, 09:39 AM   #241
Johnny C
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Default Re: 5870/5970 vs. GF100 (Fermi)

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Originally Posted by Fathertime36 View Post
99% of the time when a new generation is released the generation it replaced becomes offically EOL status, their prices actually skyrocket becuase supply will be seriously limited retial wise since these pieces are no longer being produced....although the exception is buying secondhand of course.
nV doesn't EOL the last generation....they just rebrand it into the new generation. 8800GT-> 9800GT-> GTS250 anyone?
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