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8800GTS G92 or 9600GT SLi

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i have some cash burning a whole in my pockets (not literally but you all should know what i mean ), so i want to upgrade my system again.

I recently just bought the G92 8800GTS, and i am wondering if i should have gotten 2 9600Gt's and put them in SLi (i think im going to get a SLi mobo along with a Q6600 soon anyway).

any comments on performance, heat, energy consumption would be greatly appreciated =]
post #2 of 8
Keep the GTS G92 and get a Q6600 with a P35 mobo. You will reach a higher OC and have a very good video card.
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I would defintely keep what you have now (8800GTSG92) and get a new mobo/q6600. Most p35 mobo's should do you good :-D Hope I could help some
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hmmm.....i already use a P35 mobo (Abit IP35-E), should i just keep it or did you mean i should get a BETTER P35 mobo? because i might not get a new mobo if im not going SLi.
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Might as well just keep your mobo then and just get a Q6600,keep your 8800GTS 512 (G92) its a good card.
 
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hmmm.....i already use a P35 mobo (Abit IP35-E), should i just keep it or did you mean i should get a BETTER P35 mobo? because i might not get a new mobo if im not going SLi.
Might as well just use your mobo you have now.
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post #7 of 8
By all mean keep the 8800GTS! 9600GT will be a downgrade since many gmaes don't work so well in SLI and you won't get a performance boost anyways...

Get a 45nm CPU, your mobo supports them (E8xxx series CPUs)
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post #8 of 8
Keep your G92 GTS. If you go 9600GT SLI, you need to nvidia chipset boards such as 680i or 780i.
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