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Is getting 2x GTS 512 worth getting right now because the GX2 doesn't look so great. And would a 600W PSU work for the SLI? Thanks.
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2x GT or 2x gts G92 is the best option right now. A good 600W PSU with 2x 6 pin PCI-E power connectors should be fine.
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I would recommend a 700w PSU it's going to be rough with that 600w psu but it also depends on how many amps and 12v rails are present. If I were you I would just wait and keep your gts until Nvidia releases their next gen cards.
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Is getting 2x GTS 512 worth getting right now because the GX2 doesn't look so great. And would a 600W PSU work for the SLI? Thanks.
Both the G92 GT and GTS SLi are reasonable choices. To be honest the main benefit of the 9800GX2 is the ability to have the equivilient of G92 GTS SLi without haveing to use an nForce motherboard.

When it comes to power requirements 600W will be fine, provided you purchase a PSU of good quality with sufficient amperage. I tend to opt for Tagan PSU's myself, but they're expensive. Something along the lines of Corsair's HX brand should be fine though.
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Personally, i would wait for initial benchmark results on the 9series GPU's before spending any cash. People seems to have downtrodden the 9800GX2 etc already before any results have even been disclosed.

Imho, ppl are likely to be eating their words when the results finally appear.
 
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Hmmm. Well the only reason I want to get the GTS is that because there is a sale and each are 250 (cheapest I've seen).
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never buy anything when there is a release this close. if anything wait until you absolutely need a new video card, buy then all 8 series cards will be alot cheaper than they have been getting.
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