An insider today confirmed that NVIDIA has no plans to offer an AGP version of the 7800 GTX currently, but it all depends on the demand. The reason is not because the 7800 GTX couldn’t be ported over to the AGP standard architecturally, but NVIDIA just doesn’t see the demand anymore. But if users are persuading enough, NVIDIA and its board partners would have no problems offering an AGP counterpart to the PCIe version.This might also mean that ATI won't launch an AGP version of its upcoming R520.
NVIDIA won't launch GeForce 7800 GTX AGP
Posted on Friday, June 24 2005 @ 15:36 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck