Originally Posted by lee63
I'm gonna refer back to this thread after the release....just to see how much this Charlie guy really knows.
My gut feeling has always been they would be 10 to 20% faster.
Yep... and everyone thought the 2900 XT was going to beat the pants off of the 8800 GTX as well. Guess how that turned out...
major delays + manufacturing problems + lots of heat + lots of power = a slower card.
Seriously... that's always how it ends up.