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Poll Results: Which setup?

 
  • 11% (3)
    2x 8800GTX
  • 38% (10)
    2x 8800GTS (G92)
  • 26% (7)
    2x 9800GTX
  • 23% (6)
    1x 9800GX2
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post #1 of 18
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I will be getting a new 24" monitor tomorrow, and I'm afraid my graphics card isn't up to the job. Which one of these setups do you think will work best for 1900x1200?
    
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post #2 of 18
Whatcha mean, the Rig in your sig will be fine! It will be up to that, but not playing games in that Resolution, Your best bang for the Buck is a 8800 GTS G92... SLi those suckers...

I have 2 and Boy I'd never go back! Any game, it just eats it! And The temps ahh... so cooool! the 9xxx GX2's are nice but the price... hehe but look at the G92's.
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post #3 of 18
A single 9800GTX card will suffice nicely at high resolutions ($359.+_) anyday.
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post #4 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by lenzo View Post
A single 9800GTX card will suffice nicely at high resolutions ($359.+_) anyday.
They arn't out yet.
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post #5 of 18
I'd point you in the direction of the G92 GTS right now. They eat resolutions for breakfast. We are still yet to really see where the higher end 9 series are really going to go, but you could grab a single GX2, seeing as its cheaper than SLI GTS with pretty sexy results.
    
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post #6 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by DeeJay1337 View Post
They arn't out yet.
Exactly I preordered one for 300.
post #7 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by DeeJay1337 View Post
They arn't out yet.
Like I said, any day. Benches posted tonight, Search 9800GTX.
People will be selling used cards soon.
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post #8 of 18
You don't need SLI, my card handles my 28" lcd just fine. Get an 8800GT or GTS 512 and you'll be more than covered.
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post #9 of 18
I think you'll be fine with a good high-end card for that resolution.

I play at 1920 x 1440 (older games even at 2048 x 1536 and the newest games at 1600 x 1200), and I don't have too many problems, even with a card that starts to get outdated ever so slightly
    
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post #10 of 18
Forget 8800GTS g92 SLI, just do one 9800GX2. Takes up less space in your case, better airflow, room for a second card added later on, the list goes on....

Oh, and the 9800GX2 owns the 8800GTS g92s in SLI in Crysis, by a good 10-15fps in almost all normal settings.
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