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i have an Opteron 180 Dual Core coming in the post as we speak though!...lol

my heart is telling me a GTX...
my head is telling me GTS...
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post #12 of 27
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Originally Posted by Valllldondo View Post
i have an Opteron 180 Dual Core coming in the post as we speak though!...lol

my heart is telling me a GTX...
my head is telling me GTS...
Oooh that will help some. I'm no expert in PSU's though...but i believe you should be ok.
 
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post #13 of 27
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i am not expert full stop!....
and my job is working for the NHS IT Dept!...lol

Put my settings on the PSU calculator program and it never said...
WARNING - PSU mince...get a new one!
it only said i would a need a new PSU when i said i had a 9800 gtx running off it!...lol

if i def need a new PSU it will def be a 8800 GTS 512 OC then!
oh no...how can i sleep now!....lol...
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post #14 of 27
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Originally Posted by Valllldondo View Post
i have an Opteron 180 Dual Core coming in the post as we speak though!...lol

my heart is telling me a GTX...
my head is telling me GTS...
I know exactly what you mean. I wanted a GTX because it sounded and looked cooler, however the performance at my res sided with the GTS. I went with the GTX anyway though
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post #15 of 27
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Originally Posted by Valllldondo View Post
i am not expert full stop!....
and my job is working for the NHS IT Dept!...lol

Put my settings on the PSU calculator program and it never said...
WARNING - PSU mince...get a new one!
it only said i would a need a new PSU when i said i had a 9800 gtx running off it!...lol

if i def need a new PSU it will def be a 8800 GTS 512 OC then!
oh no...how can i sleep now!....lol...
Well, this should help your decision...Upon buying my GX2's running just one of them equaled my 2x 8800GTX's and you know the GX2 consists of 2x 8800GTS 512MB. The GTS will offer more than enough given your monitor size and you won't have to worry about your PSU. As power consumption on the GTS is much reduced compared with the old G80 core. Plus the GTS will clock like thunder.
 
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post #16 of 27
just go for the GTS
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post #17 of 27
GTX isn't worth the money IMO, get a GTS or wait for the new HD48xx or GTX2xx. There isn't a significiant performance difference
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post #18 of 27
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gTS it is then boys!

merci bocu again!
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post #19 of 27
GTS babi i love my GTS

They clock well high for all out engine core power the GTS kicks the GTX arse but the GTX beats it on other things. plus the GTS is the new G92 tech like mhill said a GX2 is 2 GTS togethers.

P.S i can't wait to SLI my Cards even tho i should just buy a GX2
post #20 of 27
GTX

IMO go with your heart, and you will be able to tap into the extra power of the GT if you upgrade your monitor
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