Originally posted by Gator
so let me get this straight, you could have bought the far more powerful and far quieter FX5900SE for $189... but you decided to be nostalgic and bought the loud, overpriced, overheating, underpowered FX5800U instead for $350us ?!
I was gonna say, it ain't quite like the V5 6000 for collectability or nothing....it's still pretty much the butt of jokes.
[SIZE=1][I]"It was very important to us that NVIDIA did not know exactly where to aim. As a result they seem to have over-engineered in some aspects creating a power-hungry monster which is going to be very expensive for them to manufacture. We have a beautifully balanced piece of hardware that beats them on pure performance, cost, scalability, future mobile relevance, etc. That's all because they didn't know what to aim at."