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post #1 of 66
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Hey everyone- Wanted to get your thoughts on how impressed or unimpressed you guys are with your SLI setups.

I have to gtx 470s in SLI in my sig rig-

I'm happy with it... I just kind of figured I would have gotten more then what I am in performance.

Basically it didn't meet my expecatations.

What are your guys' thoughts and experiance on your SLI setups.
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my gtx 480's are great, gave a nice boost, managed to improve fps in gta with beefier settings by a nice chunk, despite its awful coding.
    
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I liked my old gtx 460 sli setup. I also like my current crossfire setup. They beat the equally priced single cards.
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post #4 of 66
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Originally Posted by SacredSoldier View Post
Hey everyone- Wanted to get your thoughts on how impressed or unimpressed you guys are with your SLI setups.

I have to gtx 470s in SLI in my sig rig-

I'm happy with it... I just kind of figured I would have gotten more then what I am in performance.

Basically it didn't meet my expecatations.

What are your guys' thoughts and experiance on your SLI setups.
What games do you play? Some games scale really bad with SLI, but most seem to scale really well. I do enjoy my SLI set up.
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post #5 of 66
In modded oblivion the third card pushed me from ~35-40 fps in outside areas to 55-60fps (for reference 1 card is about 20fps, so I'm getting good scaling), which is pretty much what I wanted. In most other games the third card doesn't do anything noticeable because 2 was sufficient 99% of the time. Really though I need more vram. For really noticeable improvements your card has to be around 30-40fps before. Changing from 55-60fps isn't going to seem like that huge a deal.
     
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post #6 of 66
son, i was slight dissapoint

i shouldve gone with the 2GB palit cards
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post #7 of 66
I love my new gtx480 sli setup. It allows me to totally max out crysis 2 at 2560x1440p resolution with 40 or more fps with the DX11 and texture pack. I needed another gtx480 cause of my resolution and it ended up working great in the end. Every game I have played so far has absolutely no problems with sli and all scale well.
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post #8 of 66
Rocks my socks. Eventually I'll need more than 1gb of VRAM though.
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post #9 of 66
SLI GTX580....very.
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Love it!
     
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