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post #1 of 5
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Hi there,
Im just posting for a friend who isnt sure what to do.

What would you advice him to do?

1.Sell his 8800GTX's and get a 9800GX2 and a power supply

2. Keep one 8800GTX, sell the other and get an X48 motherboard?

Thanks.
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post #2 of 5
first of all what's wrong with the mobo he has? I would maybe guess you are looking for a better OC'er by getting an intel chipset and a single PCIE slot? If I had SLI GTX I would stick with them until Nehalem but that's just me!
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I would stick with the GTX unless he needs a new mobo. I dont know why he wants to change. Upgrading to a 9800x2 would be more futureproof and could be put in sli later.
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Why waste your money on bit n pieces. 3. Wait a while, save more cash n buy all!
9800GX2, power supply n X48 Mobo. it's more sweeter when they all come in the mail n you can rebuild your whole sytem!
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Why X48 I just bought one and it sucks. (Kinda) Sell the GTX and get a Maximus extreme with hd 3870 x2 around $400 1 GB Vram 512-bit interface <--- the price is unbeatable and so does performance (mines are coming soon)
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