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[Guru3D]GeForce GTX 280 Dual & Triple SLI Review

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So then, you've read our reference review on the GeForce GTX 280 right. You like that huh; you bad boy? Now say, you just hit the jackpot, a new promotion ... the girlfriend left you .. dog died and you are mentally a little unstable. You might just consider ending up with two of these cards .. well, hey look no further because you've arrived at the most geeky website covering for you whether it is a viable option or not.

Today ladies and gentlemen we'll not spend 650,- USD on a graphics card .. no kind Sir, we'll put down 1300 USD on the table and see what two of these cards can achieve performance wise. Expensive ? Yeah, Stupid ? yeah, ... Guru? Yeah ... kick'ass man.

We live and breathe for this stuff. And before you ask, sure, we'll do a threesome with tree-way SLI as well.

So pretty much today we'll place two cards together in SLI, and then do everything over again with three cards (3-way SLI). What we'll do today is keep it clean and simple, first a little quick intro to SLI gaming and installation. Then nothing fancy or techy; we'll dive just straight into the performance results to see if we can get a smile on our faces bigger than Pamela Anderson's boobs (they get bigger from year to year as well, don't they?).

Hmmm SLI or boobies man. tell me, what is more teasing to see, them or .. this ...
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Never saw a thread like this one, so I suppose not.

3-Way SLI FTW XD
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they look very nice!
Edited by cognoscenti - 6/18/08 at 3:42am
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If I can find some blocks at a decent price, we'll see what they look like under water.
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What I would do if I found $2000 on the ground.

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they look very nice!
Yep, these cards scale nicely as opposed to the 9800 GX2's.

It makes me wonder why they released the 9800 GX2's in the first place. Just to make more money???

Imagine that.

I'm becoming a little perturbed with Nvidia's marketing philosphy and quite frankly I was expecting quite more from the GTX 2xx's.

I'm holding back 'till I see what ATI will respond with.

The whole Intel/Nvidia thing is dissapointing to say the least.

Probably save the $$ for Nehalem.
    
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