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I don't know what to order for my rig that im getting

2 3870's

2 9600 gt's

or

1 8800
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What size LCD do you have (or what ersolution do you game at?)?
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Originally Posted by ElMikeTheMike View Post
What size LCD do you have (or what ersolution do you game at?)?
Also, what else are you getting?
 
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I have a 19" monitor

I also have a 19" LCD samsung tv that I could use as a monitor the model is 940mw

but, the rig in my sig is not what im getting

here is a link:
https://secure.newegg.com/NewVersion...Title=New+List
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post #5 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lysdexik View Post
I have a 19" monitor

I also have a 19" LCD samsung tv that I could use as a monitor the model is 940mw

but, the rig in my sig is not what im getting

here is a link:
https://secure.newegg.com/NewVersion...Title=New+List
Dont bother with SLI or Crossfire on a 19" monitor.
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post #7 of 23
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I have extra money, I can buy a better monitor

any suggestions
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post #8 of 23
Get an Acer 22" monitor and a 8800GT 512MB. That will last you at least a year.
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post #9 of 23
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lol, i hope it will last me longer then that, i dont upgrade all the time
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post #10 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lysdexik View Post
lol, i hope it will last me longer then that, i dont upgrade all the time
Depends on what you're looking for and what you want to do. Specify a budget and people will give you all kinds of ideas.

Personally, I think SLI and Crossfire is best suited for monitors 24" and up (1920x1200).
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