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Whats the deal?

Should I sell my 640mb GTS for a 9800GTX?

I could clock my GTS to 710mhz though, and running overclocked at all Very High settings on Crysis with a res of 1440x900 I got an average of 23fps.

What do you think I should do.

I can either sell my gts and get a gtx?
(Note: I cant go sli since I only have 1x 4pin, and 1x 6pin (maybe an 8pin)
    
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You can run sli. Cards come with molex to pcie adapters. Those g80 cards are getting cheaper by the day so consider sli
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I wouldn't do it, the GTS is a nice card, and you wont get that much increase in crysis. Wait for something better to come out
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Nah, either stick with the current card, or consider a 2nd for SLI
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Whats the deal?

Should I sell my 640mb GTS for a 9800GTX?

I could clock my GTS to 710mhz though, and running overclocked at all Very High settings on Crysis with a res of 1440x900 I got an average of 23fps.

What do you think I should do.

I can either sell my gts and get a gtx?
(Note: I cant go sli since I only have 1x 4pin, and 1x 6pin (maybe an 8pin)



25FPS avg? I get around 32-35Avg. try Overclocking the CPU some more

I also run at 1680x1050



GO with SLI those cards are dirt cheap now and your FPS will climb
post #6 of 16
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My CPU is at 3ghz but I only have a stock cooler. I know my GPU will clock higher but I need to increase the voltage

If I got another 640GTS how much do you think my FPS would increase?
    
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post #7 of 16
with SLI and crysis your frames will jump alot im play very high except for motion blur it bugs me. and im getting 55+ FPS at 1440X900 aside from 30 FPS on very high with a single card.
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post #8 of 16
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Yeh put i need another 6pin and I dont have one
    
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post #9 of 16
Get a Molex to PCIe 6 Pin adapter

I had to run my 6800GS off one of them for ages before I even had one PCIe connector.
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post #10 of 16
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Well dabs dont seem to be selling a cheap gts anymore and the cheapest XFX one I can find is over £200/$400
    
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