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post #11 of 42
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Originally Posted by alk View Post
Once we start seeing physics being processed on extra cards, I think there will be a big leap in games performance.
and 3dmark06 is based on the physx engine, so if they can take that load off of the cpu, it would lessen the huge bottleneck that is our problem right now.
post #12 of 42
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It's almost as good as Quad SLI but much cheaper.
Theres no 'cheap' in this, its just less expensive
    
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test system.


my rig gets teh same scores as the 9800 gtx........

either somethings wrong, or nvidia has thuroughly failed.
    
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We will start seeing what these things can really do when people get hold of them and start using them properly.
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post #15 of 42
I want to see these compared to the 8 series cards.
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post #16 of 42
I can't wait to see ATI's response to this with their next gen cards and crossfire, which can actually scale!
post #17 of 42
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this is starting to get ridiculous, can sum1 plz make a system where adding cards actually works? why does 1 card pull %100 when 2 pull %133? cmon nvidia.
pretty new to this are we?
    
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post #18 of 42
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I can't wait to see ATI's response to this with their next gen cards and crossfire, which can actually scale!

Already score higher in 3dmark06 with 2 less cores.

Those 06 scores look fail though with a 4.4ghz qx9650!
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How the Hell can 2 Sli GTX Get 1 Fps higher at 1900x 1200 than # Gtx's In Sli?
    
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its all about the drivers
    
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