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post #1 of 19
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Since graphics card prices are dropping, do you think I should go for SLI. I would be getting an XFX 780i to go along with it. During the summer, I plan to buy a 22". Also, do you think I would be getting at least 3.8GHz with the 780i?
post #2 of 19
If your getting 4.0 now, than 3.8 shouldnt be a prob for a 780 or 750i

As for SLI.... Im more than happy with my setup...

22" WS + SLI = Sweetness :-)
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i see no reason why you wouldnt be able to get the 4ghz you are running now with the 780i and about the sli well of course you should sli why the heck not!
    
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I think you should go for sli, you love the preformance
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Nvidia northbridges get very toasty. What after-market cooling sould I get? I already have an HR-05. I couldn't find aftermaket mosfet cooling.
post #6 of 19
you my friend have always worried FAR to much about NB temps you should really give it up already. that board will take your quad to 4ghz in its sleep without any heat issues
    
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Originally Posted by microman View Post
you my friend have always worried FAR to much about NB temps you should really give it up already. that board will take your quad to 4ghz in its sleep without any heat issues
Fine, Ill leave it alone

Will 1 9900 be better than 2 8800GTSs?
post #8 of 19
insane =[ i can't even get my Q6700 to 3.9 ghz without overvolting.
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Sli is needed when you have minimum 24' WS
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post #10 of 19
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Ecchi-BANZAII!!! View Post
Sli is needed when you have minimum 24' WS
I've always thought it was 22". Can anyone clarify?
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