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ill upgrade after summer if they imrpove lol
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post #22 of 57
im hoping BFG just havent updated their website. At current i dont have the option to step up my GTX or GX2 which is really disappointing.
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I am debating the same thing but then think to myself the only way it would be worth it to beat my quad sli hands down is get 3 cards and at $2000 I have to say its retarted. What games would fully utilize the 3 cards performance? 1? 2? lol for 2 grand hah now if we had tons of games then it would be worth it.
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Are you bothered by the micro-shuttering that occurs? Unless it pisses you off no.
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post #25 of 57
Quote:
Originally Posted by DigitalBear View Post
One Almost out performs a Gx2 but 2+ dominate it, plus, it's the new card. Wont hurt...
Of course 2v1 is going to dominate. But look at the 2v2 comparison.
post #26 of 57
I'm kind of dissapointed in the initial reviews of the 280. I was waiting for these to considering upgrading from my G92 GTS but doesn't seem worth the hefty price tag. I'm pretty sure drivers are a big reason, hell, nVidia still hasn't gotten a handle on Vista driver issues either.

Since i'm running a micro lanbox, SLI isn't an option for me. Like some others I'm going to wait for future driver releases and if performance doesn't increase much, I'll grab a GX2
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post #27 of 57
Quote:
Originally Posted by kkbob33 View Post
i would bet any amount of money that 2 of these cards would wipe the floor with your quad sli setup
Oh dear....

LOL
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post #28 of 57
is this a step-up? if it is what was your original price paid on the GX2?
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post #29 of 57
Quote:
Originally Posted by kkbob33 View Post
i would bet any amount of money that 2 of these cards would wipe the floor with your quad sli setup
Doesn't concern you though does it? Not like your spending that kind of money on a GPU setup with Quad SLI or TRI SLI GTX 280's?

I personally couldn't care less, end of the day if i want TRI SLI GTX 280's i'd get them in a heart beat. Can you?
 
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post #30 of 57
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mhill2029 View Post
Doesn't concern you though does it? Not like your spending that kind of money on a GPU setup with Quad SLI or TRI SLI GTX 280's?

I personally couldn't care less, end of the day if i want TRI SLI GTX 280's i'd get them in a heart beat. Can you?
Seconded.. Jealousy anyone?
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