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News Nvidia reveals RTX 2000 series

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by bit-tech, 20 Aug 2018.

  1. bit-tech

    bit-tech Supreme Overlord Staff Administrator

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  2. MLyons

    MLyons 70% Dev, 30% Doge. DevDoge Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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    For the founders editions
    2080ti
    £1,099.00
    2080
    £749.00
    2070
    £569.00

    bloody jokers
     
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  3. Anfield

    Anfield Well-Known Member

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    At least we don't have to wait half a year for the TI version....

    But bloody hell, £1100:wallbash::wallbash::wallbash:
     
  4. perplekks45

    perplekks45 LIKE AN ANIMAL!

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    Yeah, we're getting shafted. The UK a tiny bit more than the EU even.

    So I guess I'll just keep my 1080 Ti and wait until 2019/2020 until RTX actually has any meaning in the mainstream market.
     
  5. Anfield

    Anfield Well-Known Member

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    Indeed, $999 is £781, add 20% VAT and you get £937, round to nearest xx9.99 and it should be £939.99 (and that already ignores the $300 extra they slapped on the US MSRP compared to the 1080TI).
     
  6. Wakka

    Wakka Yo, eat this, ya?

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    Were you actually planning on upgrading from a 1080Ti? What kind of performance/price balance would have made you step up to a RTX 2080/Ti? Just curious!
     
  7. The_Crapman

    The_Crapman Don't phone it's just for fun.

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    Where'd you get the 70 pricing? Is it actually up for pre-order anywhere?
     
  8. RedFlames

    RedFlames ...is not a Belgian football team

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    Based on nVdia's pricing of $599 for the 2070

    [​IMG]
     
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  9. Mr_Mistoffelees

    Mr_Mistoffelees Lucifer Sam, Siam Cat, is my best friend.

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    Those prices are posted on the UK Nvidia website.

    A week or so ago I bought an Evga 1070ti for £417 from Amazon. Happy with that @ 1440p.
     
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  10. perplekks45

    perplekks45 LIKE AN ANIMAL!

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    Didn't have plans or finances in place. But I was toying with the idea if they'd released the Ti for roughly what I paid for mine. But that was 500 Euros less.

    I'm an addict, what can I do? ;)
     
  11. xaser04

    xaser04 Ba Ba Ba BANANA!

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    They have to be taking the **** with the 2080ti pricing.... surely?!?!?!?!
     
  12. Speed

    Speed I'm all you need!

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    Crazy but honestly not in the least bit surprised. You only have to look at the direction they've been headed for years to see this coming. I suspect they are considering the Ti the Titan replacement for now and that is the only reason was are seeing both the RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti released at the same time.
     
  13. IamSoulRider

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    I knew the pricing was going to go up again :(

    I'm really not happy with this constant gouging from Nvidia, but we are stuck with AMD performance that allows Nvidia to get away with this. I never thought I'd ever be wanting Intel to hurry up and join the graphics race, but here I am.

    As AMD are still stuck with the GCN architecture on Navi, it's not going to be at least at until the 'Next Gen' architecture appears in 2020 that we might see something like a competitive AMD, but how far ahead will Nvidia be by then? And how much will they be charging for a midrange chip rebadged as high end by that stage?
     
  14. fix-the-spade

    fix-the-spade Well-Known Member

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    Nah the Titan's going to be two grand at least.

    The Mx Q chips could be interesting when they come along, but unless the performance bumps are enormous the pricing has killed my interest in the 60/50ti/50 level cards.
     
  15. Speed

    Speed I'm all you need!

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    We shall see. I mean the tech is very interesting and I'm sure they've invested a huge amount of capital in it but then with the longevity of the Pascal architecture they had it to spend.

    I'd be interested to see how well the Ti does @ 4K Ultra.
     
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    The_Crapman Don't phone it's just for fun.

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    Thanks guys.
     
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    Except that there are conflicting reports that claim the prices are supposed to $499 -999, so either they think writing "founders edition" on a card warrants a $100 - 200 premium or they are trying to pull the same scam as AMD did with the Vega launch and trick reviewers into assessing the cards based on a lower price...

    https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2018...cing-focused-rtx-2080-2080-ti-graphics-cards/
     
  19. TheMadDutchDude

    TheMadDutchDude The Flying Dutchman

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    Pre-orders went up for $1240 for the ASUS variant over here. So much for the $999 price point...
     
  20. Guest-44432

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    Think I'll be skipping this - £1100 for a 2080 Ti. I thought the mining craze was over... Rather book a holiday, than buy into their stupidity.
     
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