View Single Post
Old 03-26-10, 07:12 PM   #3
kaptkarl
Carolina Panthers Rule!!
 
kaptkarl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 406
Default Re: Your opinion on the GTX 470 & 480

Quote:
Originally Posted by dikinher View Post
Now that the information is available to us, what do you guys think?

Here's my opinion; I will wait for the refresh or another generation of gpus. Nvidia really needs to step up their processing power/performance for the money they are asking.

NOT IMPRESSED.
Agreed. The first impressions is that they are good cards, but not nearly as great as thier PR dept made them out to be....."surprise". Definately not worth the extra dough NVidia seems to be asking.

Things may change in the coming weeks, but for now I'll pass.......

Kapt
__________________
Gigabyte GA-990XA-UD3 motherboard
AMD Phenom ll X4 965 BE OC'd @ 3.6GHz
Vendetta cooler 120mm fan
16GB G. Skill Ripsaw DDR3 1600MHz memory
Powercolor 5870 OC'd to 949/1255
(OC'd only when gaming of course)
11.8 Cat drivers
650W power supply
Seagate 1TB 7200RPM SATA HD
Sony dual layer 16X DVD/CD Writer
LG 8X Blu-ray Writer
HP w2408h 24" monitor running @ 1920x1200 native rez
Win 7 Ultimate 64bit
kaptkarl is offline