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Ive had 2 RMA's for one of my BFG 7900GTX SLI cards now I just got off the phone with BFG and they told me they stopped making the card so they are going to replace them with 7950GX2 quad.
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post #2 of 14
WOW. Good deal!
post #3 of 14
You have a 21 inch monitor. The 7950 GX2 does make a big difference in higher resolutions, but is equal or less than the 7900gtx in lower resolutions.
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dude that PWNS!!!! One of these cards actually wins in some cases over the X1950XTX! Too bad it cant run HDR+AA (or can it? [Waiting for comfirmation of rumor])
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post #5 of 14
Nice Quad SLi
7950GX2 cant run true HDR+AA such as in Oblivion
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Well... if HDR was SM2. It could, but then who wants an SM2 HDR?
    
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Here is a review I saw in MAXIMUM PC magazine in the September issue on this card. Also I added a specs on this cards vs other cards. Remember this card is at stock setting after you bump it up on the oc it should do better. But I hope you have really really good air flow thru your case is a must with these cards. I was a BFG life r untell I saw eVGA offering a step up program made me leave BFG. I plan on upgrading from the eVGA 7950 GX2 air cooling version to the premade water cooled version comming soon. They call it the BLACK PEARL eVGA 7950GX2. If you want to see pictures of it go to my review link on hardware go to video cards,nvidia,7950 GX2.

REVIEW LINK HERE:http://www.maximumpc.com/2006/07/bfg_geforce_795.html

    
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post #8 of 14
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Well maby not, LOL
Even though I have had 2 rma's due to bad cards,Both will work independent but SLI stops working sometimes so I guess the cards are ok, They told me it's probley my motherboard ASUS crosshair causing this.
Now a call to ASUS,
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Update: ASUS says it might be my corsair memory causing it, whats next corsair telling me it's AMD?
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post #10 of 14
When you have them in SLI configuration make sure LOAD BALANCING is disabled under SLI setup. I had this on my 7800 GTX SLI setup by accident and kept getting blue screens and crashes. I unchecked the box and ran perfect since.
    
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