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post #11 of 75
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Originally Posted by Mhill2029 View Post
Yup....

But behold i'll have QUAD SLI, and i shall now be known as UBER L33T
I shall point and laugh as you find that the drivers are a load of rubbish and the second card makes nowt all difference.

Whatever floats your boat though.
post #12 of 75
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I shall point and laugh as you find that the drivers are a load of rubbish and the second card makes nowt all difference.

Whatever floats your boat though.
Even with early BETA's QUAD SLI results are looking good.
 
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post #13 of 75
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I just ordered mine......2x EVGA GeForce 9800GX2's £856!!!

Even my minds ability to justify anything for smooth 1920x1200 baulks at that price!! Hope the 2nd card ends up as more than just eye candy/bragging rights
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post #14 of 75
let me see......

-4x 8800GTX: £200 *4 = £800
-super glue: £2

so with 802 pounds, you can get quad SLi with more memory bandwidth
post #15 of 75
Thats all Quad SLI is....bragging rights lol...there is no noticeable performance boost...on paper maybe but I personally find it sad how people can spend TONNES of money just to say...'' look i got 34636363463463 on 3dmark !''
post #16 of 75
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Thats all Quad SLI is....bragging rights lol...there is no noticeable performance boost...on paper maybe but I personally find it sad how people can spend TONNES of money just to say...'' look i got 34636363463463 on 3dmark !''
I also find certain things sad, but if i say so....i get infractions. Go figure
 
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It came to £350 for my 2 xfx OC 8800gt's, and my girlfriend nearly killed me for ordering that so your either single or have a really understanding missus fella!!! haha!!
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It came to £350 for my 2 xfx OC 8800gt's, and my girlfriend nearly killed me for ordering that so your either single or have a really understanding missus fella!!! haha!!
I have a long term partner and a little girl from a previous relationship, see my profile and she'll smile at you.
 
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post #19 of 75
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I also find certain things sad, but if i say so....i get infractions. Go figure
Surely you have other things to spend your money on though?, Spending some money on your PC is ok but closing onto £1K for just G-cards is a joke lol.
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You gonna OC the cpu some more to really reap the benefit of them cards fella or you upgrading to an extreme?
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