ZipZoomFly has the MSI R4870-MD1G Radeon HD 4870 1GB PCI Express x16 (2.0v) Video Card Retail for $176 - $30 MIR = $146
Credit to proro1974 at slickdeals.
Also, Newegg has the MSI R4850-2D512-OC Radeon HD 4850 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFire Supported Video Card -...
First I want to thank a573573/Lsdmeasap for all the helpful info over at TT.
Do you guys recommend enabling LLC or Dynamic Energy Saver after a stable OC? Right now my Sig Rig BIOS voltage is 1.281, my CPU-Z voltage is 1.248 idle and 1.232/1.216 during load. My main priority is to increase...
True, but you can cancel your order with just a click of the mouse if it hasn't shipped yet. That way, if it's getting too close to the deadline for comfort and it still hasn't shipped, you can just cancel the order and be done with it with no fee's to worry about.
Picked up Warhead, EA Sports 08 Collection, and RA3:PE. I only went in for Warhead, but coulden't resist. I picked up the last copy of Warhead and 08, but they had 2 more RA3:PE's at the La Mesa location.
750W is just the ceiling for watt usage. If your using 300 watts on your 400W PSU, you'll still be using 300 watts on a 750W PSU. If anything, your electric rates will be cheaper since this PSU has a high efficiency.
The extra GPU memory is only worth it at higher resolutions. Very little difference at 1440 x 900. You get much more bang for the buck with a 4870 compared to the GTX 260. Newegg had a couple of days ago an ASUS 4870 512mb for $145 shipped with a $30 rebate on top of that. I'd like to see Nvidia...
I dunno why Newegg gets a bad rap for shipping hard drives; I bought a WD6400AAKS from them a month ago and it was shipped bubble wrapped in a big box with a ton of packing peanuts. This was from their CA warehouse.