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post #11 of 71
WHOAH that's massive incentive to go triple crossfire!
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post #12 of 71
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Originally Posted by niCe99 View Post
WOW

do you think with this price drop...it would be a worthy upgrade to my old 8800gts 640mb?
Short answer: Yes.

Long answer: Yes!
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post #13 of 71
Triple crossfire is very close to crossfireX, so I am going to get a 3870, why bother with another X2
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post #14 of 71
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Originally Posted by TestECull View Post
Short answer: Yes.

Long answer: Yes!
I disagree

Quote:
Originally Posted by -bl4ck- View Post
Triple crossfire is very close to crossfireX, so I am going to get a 3870, why bother with another X2
Yeap, Tri-Fire is performance results are more reasonable thanks QuadFire.
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post #15 of 71
nice. anyone want to buy my GT at 270$ (what i paid for it) so i can start over fresh?
    
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post #16 of 71
Great news, I might get the 3870 instead of an 8800GT then
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I disagree
care to elaborate?
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post #18 of 71
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care to elaborate?
The upgrade will be kind of redendant. The ~15+ extra fps aint worth it. On the other hand, I'd consider the 3870 X2.
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post #19 of 71
Wow...I wonder if the price on the X2 will be coming down soon as well...::sigh::, stepping up to two GX2's is sounding less attractive every day ...perhaps I should just eBay my rig while I still can make a few bones, and replace it with a couple of GT200's and Nehalem in the fall ...probably not going to happen though >,>.

Random question...do any boards support 3-way crossfire without the 3870X2?
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post #20 of 71
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Originally Posted by SZayat View Post
The upgrade will be kind of redendant. The ~15+ extra fps aint worth it. On the other hand, I'd consider the 3870 X2.
huh?

i was talking about the 3870x2 the entire time...


so you recommend the upgrade then?
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