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DK P35, X48 Board or 780i

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well, I have a 780i now, and I think I may go to ATi, but I want to know if

A. Should I go ATi
B. If so should I get an X48 board and sell my 780i
C. If answer to B is yes, which board would you recommend, DDR2 please
    
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A: noone will know for another week +
B: if you planned to go multi-card, yes x48 would be a good idea
C: srry, can't help you

overall i think the money you'd lose by switching boards wouldn't be worth the money saved in GFX, just stick with nvidia unless the new cards are a flop (which i don't think they will be)
    
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Honestly, at this point, I'd just stick with what you've already got until the new cards come out. Then make a decision based on their price/performance.
    
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If your rig works, then just keep it. I would be so grateful for a 780i that works.
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