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post #11 of 19
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i dont want to get dx10 right away
    
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i dont want to get dx10 right away
They do DX9 as well o_O
    
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It would be cheaper to go with an 8800 then two of either card, as they can be had for $500 to $600 in some parts. While a quad system should cost close to a grand? And two x1900's would be about the same as one 8800? Maybe my prices are way off. Also if its for pure gaming there isnt anything better. And if you are going to do crossfire get two x1950's rather then two x1900's.

Werent you the one getting the Apple 30"? If so for the sake fo it all get a 8800!

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1 8800gtx.
    
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post #16 of 19
get one 8800GTX. Trust us when we tell you that it's the best way.

Cheaper
faster
less power

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post #17 of 19
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looks like i'll do 1 8800gtx, im just waiting for xmas, thats about all but i got the 30inch apple already in the box i might return it for the 3007
    
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And an SLI 8800GTX would own those stepus and you power bill.
Nope. A single one will use tons less power than both those setups. Even SLI, it's only an added 20 watts.

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i dont want to get dx10 right away
"I don't want to pay less for more power, less power usage, better graphics, and a more future-proof card."
     
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A single 8800GTX will totally dominate quad SLI. In fact quad SLI is so poorly designed it gets beaten by 7900GTX SLI and X1950XTX Crossfire as well.
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