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Alright guys. Should I get another GTX570 for a Sli or new mobo and CPU?
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post #2 of 9
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Originally Posted by JungleG1337 View Post
Alright guys. Should I get another GTX570 for a Sli or new mobo and CPU?
Well being on my iPod on this forum I can't see ur rig, what's your mobo and CPU?
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Alright guys. Should I get another GTX570 for a Sli or new mobo and CPU?
New motherboard/cpu/ram.

I had a Q6600 @ 3.6 with a GTX 580 before my 2600K. That card is already bottlenecked with your current CPU, let alone 2 of them.
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New motherboard/cpu/ram.

I had a Q6600 @ 3.6 with a GTX 580 before my 2600K. That card is already bottlenecked with your current CPU, let alone 2 of them.
I agree, get a z68 and a 2600k, then get another 570
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post #5 of 9
Maybe get a new CPU and an SSD for now... Hook yourself up with another gpu afterwards... Just my 2 cents
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post #6 of 9
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Originally Posted by JungleG1337 View Post
Alright guys. Should I get another GTX570 for a Sli or new mobo and CPU?
2x gtx570 will be bottlenecked by your q6600 @ 3ghz,even at 4ghz it will bottleneck the gpu.
So get this:
i5 2500k
8gb corsair vengeance/gskill ripjawsX
asus p8p67 pro rev3.1/gigabyte z68x ud3h/biostar tp67xe.
Hope this helps
Edited by Aniket - 8/7/11 at 1:52am
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post #7 of 9
Yep, you're already pushing your processor more or less to its end. Now its going to really benefit from increased CPU power. I'd go the CPU/Motherboard route... and a SSD after that before another 570. You're using only a single 1080p monitor
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Cool story, bro!
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post #8 of 9
Definitely going to agree with everyone else. Get a 2500k + P8P67 Pro and some DDR3
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post #9 of 9
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aight im on it.
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