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OK I was stupid and completely forgot about SLI when I ordered my new Mobo (DFI Lanparty DK 790FX-M2RS) which doesn't support SLI. I have an NVIDIA 8800GTS 640MB and I was planing on getting another one once the price drops some more. So my question is should I send my mobo back and get a different one, or should I just wait for the AMD/ATI 4000 series to come out and drop the price on the 3870 X2s and just get 1 of those?
Edited by Col. Newman - 6/18/08 at 5:46am
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HD 4000 all the way.
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Wait for the 4k series, the price of all GPU's (at least mid-high range) will drop by quite a bit.
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Ok thanks I was leaning toward that since all the new Mobos with NVIDIA Chipsets are atleast $120 more anyway. And besides I have always been a loyal ATI owner until I bought my current cart and I want to go back.
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