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How similar is SLI to Crossfire?

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I am thinking about buying a 560 Ti and then another one in a year or so. Is the performance boost in SLI similar to what you would get if you CF 2 ATI GPUs? Are there any differences?

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If serious:
It's basically the same thing, depends on the series of cards as to which will scale better.
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The 560's scale extremely well. I've seen almost 100 percent scaling in some benches/games.
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This is isn't a troll thread I'm serious...

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With this generation of cards ,they are similar...

so, both GTX500-series and AMD HD6900-series are scaling real good...
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Iv seen 560Ti's scale very well as others have said. So I wouldn't worry about SLI scaling with them. Have fun with them.
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They scale well. As for ATI, I heard that they scale pretty good also in this generation

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