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post #21 of 49
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Originally Posted by Swtethan View Post
I dare someone to fit this card in their system

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102096


you didnt actully buy a 1950pro dual did you
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post #22 of 49
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Wait isn't that the first QUAD SLI card and then they made the 7xxxGX2

I read it was in the DELL RENEGADE ooooooo

i believe you are right. this is the first card that had SLI on one card, like the 7950gx2.

you can cleary see the hole for the external power adapter.
    
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post #23 of 49
ZOMG!! I have a large Mid-Tower ATX case with SIDEWAYS HD BAYS to increase available slot size, and I still BARELY got my 8800GTX in. (About 1/4 inch clearance.) You have to have a MASSIVE case to fit this - or else do some serious modding.

ALSO: That has to be one of the largest video cards I've ever seen. Anyone know of one larger?
    
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post #24 of 49
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Originally Posted by hermit View Post
i believe you are right. this is the first card that had SLI on one card, like the 7950gx2.

you can cleary see the hole for the external power adapter.
no its not, Gigabye GX1 was the first dual 6600GT followed by Gigabyte Dual 6800GT and ASUS dual 6800GT
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post #25 of 49
Well, ugh, it's just so expensive because it is such a rarity.
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post #26 of 49
id take it if it was about 150
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post #27 of 49
I'd rather have another 7900GS.
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post #28 of 49
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Originally Posted by shellofinsanity View Post
id take it if it was about 150
Actually there was one on Ebay that sold for $137 with shipping. I felt really bad after missing that deal because the cheapest one on Ebay is $350-$500.

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post #29 of 49
Thread Starter 
Hey

I thought the first quad sli pared two of these (cards for four) and then the 79xxgx and then 79xxgx

Am I right?
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post #30 of 49
Dual GPU cores on one board actually isn't a bad idea. Back in the days Leadtek, too, made a dual core 6600GT card and named it WinFast Duo PX6600GT Extreme. It's hard to find any benchmarks now, plus it was aimed at the Asian market. The thing was that it actually outperformed the 6800GT and it was a tiny bit cheaper. It's just about as big as a 6800GT and with a single-slot cooler.

http://news.softpedia.com/news/Leadt...eme-3059.shtml
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