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Old 10-21-08, 05:29 PM   #37
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They were ALL AGP, I was merely stressing the continuance of the DOMINATION.
Your posts just aren't as funny without Carl AS ROCK Weathers.
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Old 10-21-08, 08:01 PM   #38
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Your posts just aren't as funny without Carl AS ROCK Weathers.
AGP DOMINATION always includes Carl AS ROCK Weathers, and Core 2 or QUAD Core 2 DUO (French) processors as well.
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Old 10-21-08, 08:27 PM   #39
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AGP DOMINATION always includes Carl AS ROCK Weathers, and Core 2 or QUAD Core 2 DUO (French) processors as well.
So again I ask... what is a (French) core 2 duo?
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Old 10-21-08, 10:47 PM   #40
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To the original question..thousands of dollars...
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Old 10-21-08, 10:58 PM   #41
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Ill start with the 6800

6800Ultra AGP 400ish?
7800 GTX SLI 800ish?
7900GS 200ish
8800GTX 500ish?
2900XT 400ish?
3850 250ish
3870X2 x2 900ish
8800GTS 200ish
GTX280 700 go go ealry adopters fee
4870X2 x2 1.1k


Thats for just 2 systems. I wont even include the other cards ive bought and upgraded for the other computers in the house.
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Old 10-21-08, 11:03 PM   #42
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Voodoo1, TNT2, Ti4400, 6800nu, 8800GTX. Maybe 800 in total since I kept selling the cards reasonably well.
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Old 10-22-08, 12:14 AM   #43
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Voodoo1, TNT2, Ti4400, 6800nu, 8800GTX. Maybe 800 in total since I kept selling the cards reasonably well.
Wow, you must have had pretty huge performance boosts every time you upgraded.
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Old 10-22-08, 01:00 AM   #44
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Geforce FX5200 $169
Geforce 7800GT $300
Geforce 9600GT $185
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Old 10-22-08, 08:37 AM   #45
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I have to get a pencil and paper out myself to answer this question. I think I will get a headache when I see the figure since I have been gaming since the i740. I'm almost afraid to do it, heh heh.
Cards I have bought over the last 10 years

TNT-175+tax still have
2x V2s-300+tax lost one, still have another
TNT2U-200+tax still have
GF256SE-150 broken
GF2GTS(Hercules version)-275 in bro-in-laws machine
GF3 Deluxe (Asus)-100 still have
GF4 Ti4600 (VisionTek)-100 still have
GF 5900XT(flashed to 5950)-275 still have
ATI 9600XT-120 still have
3x GF 6600GTOCs(BFG)150+tax gave 1 to friend, sold one still have 1
GF 6800GTOC(BFG)250+tax still have
GF6800GSOC(BFG)150+tax brother has in daughters box
GF7800GSOC(BFG)200+tax friend has
XFX Fat1lity 8600GT-80 still have
eVGA 8600GT-90+tax still have
3x 8800GTSOC 640MB(BFG)-1050+tax 1 for brother, 2 for me, still have 1, sold other)
9600GTOC(BFG)229+tax still have
2x XFX XXX 9600GTs-400 still have
GTX260OC(BFG)-329+tax still have

Total-3279.15/tax all together-4779.15

Add about another 3000 for mobos, ram, sound cards, cases and PSUs

Out of all of those card, I still have most of them or know where they are being used and all still work except the GF256SE card.
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Old 10-22-08, 08:45 AM   #46
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Geforce FX5200 $169
Geforce 7800GT $300
Ouch...

I bet you saw a pretty large performance increase going from a 5200 to a 7800GT.
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Wow, you must have had pretty huge performance boosts every time you upgraded.
Not only performance boosts, I usually had a better display with a higher resolution with most of the upgrades. 15" CRT (800x600 / 1024x768) -> 17" CRT (1024x768, 1600x1200) -> 17" LCD (1280x1024, crystal sharp image finally) -> 46" HDTV (1920x1080)
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Sapphire Radeon 9600 Pro (Had this for a looooooooooong time)
EVGA 8800 GT
EVGA 9800 GTX
EVGA GTX 260 216

Not much, but then again, I'm not as old as most of you.
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