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ok im thinking of getting another 8800gt for sli, my current rig score 13316 on 3dmark06, I was wondering what sort of improvement this will have on my 3dmark06 score and games like crysis that support sli?
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Assuming thats a G92 chip, you should get excellent performance, also depending on resolution not bad score though . No idea on 3dmark, proberly over 14k easily
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Sli would be a waste since you monitor is only 19in.
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crysis runs well for me at 1680x1050 no AA, most settings on high with texture and objects on medium and voltemetrics on low and i get numbers ranging from 30-50. Call of duty 4 on max settings, textures on extra and all other settings on make including 4 AA and max AF, fps 50-91, best thing i done to be honest.
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Originally Posted by h3xw1z4rd View Post
ok im thinking of getting another 8800gt for sli, my current rig score 13316 on 3dmark06, I was wondering what sort of improvement this will have on my 3dmark06 score and games like crysis that support sli?


I went from 12K to 17K with SLI. Like mentioned above though, it's overkill without the monitor to support it. I didn't care though.....it's been 4 years since I built a computer and it was just something I felt like doing.

The attached pics show scores @3.6ghz, single and SLI. My scores are higher now after I OC'd the GT's a bit.

    
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post #6 of 16
SLi is fantastic. incredible difference. not pointless on any monitor, you will still see a gain.

crysis, everything on VERY HIGH, 38-45 ave. fps at 1680x1050

3dmark in sig...

but i have a quad.

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post #7 of 16
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you guys think it would push me past 15k then? im 13316 atm
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post #8 of 16
8800GT sli is v.good and worthwhile upgrade.

You no you can get 15k with single 8800GT?
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post #9 of 16
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Originally Posted by h3xw1z4rd View Post
you guys think it would push me past 15k then? im 13316 atm
Who cares about 3dmark?

Dont get SLi just to break 15k.
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Who cares about 3dmark?

Dont get SLi just break to 15k.
no kidding.... qft
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