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Ok, i am now on a tight budget and i don't know if getting the 2 GTS 512mb (g92) cards is better than just getting 2 superclocked 8800gt's.
Is the performance going to be a HUGE differnce with 4 gigs of 1000mb 5-5-5-12 ddr2 and 8400 wolfdale at 4.0ghz? All on a 750i evga.
Worth it or no?
How much of a gap are we talking here?
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post #2 of 11
get 2x 8800GT and spend the extra on something to benefit you more.ram is not going to matter much unless you care about 20 3dmark points +0.0001 FPS....

if you dont have anything else to put it towards the GTS G92 are fine

id consider waiting till the NV's new gpus are released
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post #3 of 11
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aren't they going to be much more expensive? I dont think i will be able to afford them.
My build stands at 1325.40 with gt's and about 1349 with 1 (G92) and 1615 with sli
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post #4 of 11
wait for the new cards to come out and when the prices goes down buy 2x9800GTX ... or just buy the GTX280 if theyr wrong about the overrated price
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post #5 of 11
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wen do the new cards come out?
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post #6 of 11
dunno ... i think it will be around 2 moths from now. dont really know
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post #7 of 11
last time i heard it should be out the middle of June.
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post #8 of 11
Your 8800GTS G80 can still hald you a bit more and you can maybe age a xfire mobo + 2 Radeon HD4870.
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post #9 of 11
http://forums.ebuyer.com/showthread.php?t=3140
haha why not a 7300le hahaha^^ nah a 8800GT or a GTS or a 3850-70 would be good on tight budget.
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post #10 of 11
Depending on needing/wanting it now or not I would wait to see what the Red Tide brings with teh 48*0 series. If you want it now then yes I would go with 8800GT's.
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