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2x 8800gts vs. 2x 8800gtx

post #1 of 17
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This summer, I will have lots of moneys to upgrade my rig, so I'm going to improve my graphics cards. What I can do is either:

A. Get another Evga 8800gts ($350)

B. Sell 8800gts and buy 2 8800gtx ($700)

Is there a huge performance difference between 2 8800gts's and 2 8800gtx's? I don't really want to spend $700 bux on more graphics cards.

So is there a huge performance difference between 2 GTS's and 2 GTX's?

Thanks.
post #2 of 17
i think so and if you want to be sure you have something for crysis then i would get two GTXs if you have the money.
post #3 of 17
not enough to justify 700 dollars lol... just get another GTS
post #4 of 17
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i think so and if you want to be sure you have something for crysis then i would get two GTXs if you have the money.
Yeah, that's what I was thinking, but I might just get SLI GTS's for now and get a single 8900gtx when they come out.
post #5 of 17
Yes a very big difference. $700 isnt much considering I spent 1300$ for mine.
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post #6 of 17
there is a decent difference but what res at 2560...

the 8800gtx is better for anything like 1920 gts is fine there are 64 less pixel shaders and slightly slower clocks but still 192 with gts 256 gtx

you will not see a differce unless that high res
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post #7 of 17
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Yes a very big difference.
How much? In games, will it be over 30fps or so?
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not enough to justify 700 dollars lol... just get another GTS
lol, I agree. I couldn't stand spending that much money just for the graphics... X_X
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How much? In games, will it be over 30fps or so?
Depends if your running a resolution of 1920x1200 or greater, if so then in some games I would say yes.
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post #10 of 17
DEPends on the res.


But yes over 30
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