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er guys , hes asking SLI 9600GT vs 9800GX2.....

they will be similar in performance......


9800GX2 will beat the 9600gt's sli'ed by a small margin....
Erm....no they wouldn't
 
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er.....u telling me the 9600's will beat a 9800gx2?....


If 9600GT SLI performance is say in game X is : 100FPS

Then a Single 9800GX2 will get about 130FPS
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er.....u telling me the 9600's will beat a 9800gx2?....


If 9600GT SLI performance is say in game X is : 100FPS

Then a Single 9800GX2 will get about 130FPS
9600GT's are not in the same league as a 9800GX2.
 
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er.....u telling me the 9600's will beat a 9800gx2?....


If 9600GT SLI performance is say in game X is : 100FPS

Then a Single 9800GX2 will get about 130FPS
The GX2 will smoke the SLI'd 9600GT's no question about it.

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9600GT's are not in the same league as a 9800GX2.
Not even close, even SLI'd. At best, they'll beat 1 9800GTX. The GX2's are in a league of their own. They're not even compared to SLI'd 9600GT's lol
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guess i was mistaken
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post #16 of 21
GX2, no contest...

though it could be worth your while to wait and see what the next few weeks bring in terms of new tech (from ATi: nVidia will regash their cards as usual), and then make a choice
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post #17 of 21
ummm i dont know what pipe everyones smoking but sli'd 9600GTs are just a notch behind a GX2..and would dominate 1 9800gtx by a fair amount
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i would get a 8800GTS 512, its in between both those cards, and can be had for under $200 after rebate by alot of manufactorers.
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post #19 of 21
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ummm i dont know what pipe everyones smoking but sli'd 9600GTs are just a notch behind a GX2..and would dominate 1 9800gtx by a fair amount
I'd like to know what you're smoking LOL. Benchies show that 2 9600GT in SLI = modestly better than a 9800GTX.

GX2 smokes 9600GT's in SLI by alot. Can't even compare.

EDIT: Single GX2, likely to hit around 75 FPS avg in Crysis,

2 9600GT's, likely to hit around 50 or so FPS avg in Crysis... what makes you think they're even directly comparable...

For example for me, using 1 GTX, I hit 52 FPS average. SLI'd 9600GT's would beat them, by a few FPS, if that..
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post #20 of 21
"So yeah, I'm thinking of either the 8400GT or the 8800 Ultra."

Your not really comparing apples to apples. The two cards are very different cards.

For reference (I know its not quite true, but its a good enough example), think of the GX2 as 2xGTS on 1 card. Now, considering the GTS is considerably more powerful than the 9600GT, you can determine that a single GX2, which I believe runs better than 2xGTS would by far outperform 2x9600GT.

But in the end, which is the better priceerformance setup? Probably the 9600GT SLI setup.
    
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