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GTX 280 on the way!! SLI or HD monitor?

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Okay so i stepped up and i was number #35 in all of north america . Well I already got processed and sent my card it should be getting the 280 around wednesday of next week. Do you guys think that I should get two for an SLI or is it not worth it. They are already going down in price so maybe after a month when they are like 500 with a rebate so like 450 after rebate ill buy one. I have a feeling they will be going down in price fast. Or do you guys think I should stick to one 280 and get an HDMI monitor.. All 280 owners are going to be able to get a DVI to HDMI converter for their card so I can connect that to a HDMI monitor.
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From what I've been reading, this card is a beast. Stick to one for now and hold on to your cash, why go SLI right away, you probably won't have to.
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Use the cash for a new soundcard and speakers.
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i dont care to much for sound, i have 5.1 logitech speakers and sounds good with the onboard stuff
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Then get yourself a HD Monitor and let the GPU do all the nice graphics work for you.
 
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How much did u pay for the step up?
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post #7 of 7
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Originally Posted by Duckkie View Post
i dont care to much for sound, i have 5.1 logitech speakers and sounds good with the onboard stuff
Now put an X-Fi in there and listen to those 5.1's and you will wish you never said that
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