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Bobnova

Senior Member
Joined
May 10, 2009
I resisted initially, but....

When you start a 3d app. and the room lights dim.
 

onefstsnake

Member
Joined
Nov 20, 2007
Location
Fburg, VA
When you can fold over 10k ppd, stay under 58*c (air cooled), and use less than 65 watts while doing it.

and

When you nearly max out your PCIe 6 pin connectors on a HX1000W.
 

4GHZ_or_bust

Now 6GHz or Bust!
Joined
Aug 1, 2002
Location
Michigan
When your benchmark program simply assigns a very good number to your video without even running any benchmark.

"I see you have a Super Ultimate Doom 666 Video Card installed, your 3Dmark video is 99,999"
 

NV

Member
Joined
Sep 18, 2009
When you need a third HD screen, because you're dual monitor setup is bottlenecking your viewing pleasure :p
 

MattNo5ss

5up3r m0d3r4t0r
Joined
Aug 11, 2008
When it can hold its own 3-4 years after it's released...

8800GTX, R.I.P. my friend...:salute:
 
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Rich'[ard]

Member
Joined
Apr 28, 2008
Location
Melb, AUS
when your graphics option screen looks like:

ultra high
ultra high
8xAA
16xAF
ultra high
ultra high
ultra high...


and then Fraps crashes due to not being able to surpass 999fps :thup: