Yes, they are content to cater to the mainstream market. That's where the majority of the money is. It may not be as glorious, but it is practical and has a chance of paying big dividends if the strategy works. I'm just giddy at the return of competition in the market segment that matters to me.
If this is any indication, the 4870 has a real chance to challenge and even beat the GTX260 for 75% of the cost, thereby forcing Nvidia to slash prices on that card as well. This can only be good for we, the consumers. Everybody wins! All hail competition!
"They should rename the team to the Washington Government Sucks. Put Obama on the helmet. Line the entire walls of the stadium with the actual text of the ACA.
Fix their home team score on the board to the debt clock, they can win every game 17,000,000,000,000 to 24. Losing team gets taxed by the IRS 100%, then droned."