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i'm getting a SLI able mobo, with a Q6600, but am wondering if SLI is worth getting into. i plan to have 2 9600GT running. but am not sure if it's really worth... any advice would be helpful. ^^
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yeah it's definitely worth it! I just picked up 2 8800GT's and they play very nice together, the 9600GT's would do the same!
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I hear that the 9600GT's are one of the best cards for SLi as they scale well
    
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post #4 of 12
Yep it's definitely worth It. A single 9600GT Is great so yes It will be worth It


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i'm getting a SLI able mobo, with a Q6600, but am wondering if SLI is worth getting into. i plan to have 2 9600GT running. but am not sure if it's really worth... any advice would be helpful. ^^
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I guess it all depends on your budget, and what you consider to be "worth it". One thing's for sure, for $300, you can't beat the performance of two 9600GTs!
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Id think it would be worth it if you game a lot (I dont do much gaming my self). OT: how are you liking the SLI mtbiker033
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If your running 1600x1200 or 1680x1050 and higher its worth it...

Otherwise i'm going to say no.
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Quote:
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If your running 1600x1200 or 1680x1050 and higher its worth it...

Otherwise i'm going to say no.
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post #9 of 12
you do get a boost in performance but i switched from sli back to single card because i dislike the nvidia chipsets

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post #10 of 12
If you have big LCD and need high resolution, yes.

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