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post #11 of 17
Is it worth it tho?

Answer the original question!

I wouldn't know, but I'm considering it.
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post #12 of 17
I wouldnt even use the hacked methods for this. You will still see a performance decrease compared to that of a proper SLI motherboard.
post #13 of 17
i think he wants to know if sli is better then just 1 card? and if it makes a diffrence .
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post #14 of 17
At any res over 16x12 it's definitely worth it. 16x12 is borderline siding on not worth it and anything under absolutely not worth it.
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Well, it depends. If you plan to game at 1600*1200, the performance increase is less than 25% for going SLI, which means it is ALWAYS more economical to go with a STEP UP card. like a GTX. PROOF HERE..

But if you game ABOVE 1600*1200, THEN, you can DOUBLE your performance by going SLI, in this case the performance increase is more economical than just getting a step up card. Proof HERE.
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Originally Posted by Nevaziah View Post
Well, it depends. If you plan to game at 1600*1200, the performance increase is less than 25% for going SLI, which means it is ALWAYS more economical to go with a STEP UP card. like a GTX. PROOF HERE..

But if you game ABOVE 1600*1200, THEN, you can DOUBLE your performance by going SLI, in this case the performance increase is more economical than just getting a step up card. Proof HERE.
Of a good post in the above quote.

Nice going.
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