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4870 will own everything unless nvidia makes a gtx280GX2 but i doubt that since the dies are huge and it will get SUPER HOT. Right now i see the 4870X2 owning everything on the market and its got decent Price/performance ratio. YES, it will be overkill but everyone likes overkill, right???
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Originally Posted by Fox_Smash View Post
4850/70,period.
OR you can wait for the 4870X2(which i'm sure will be a beast)
yeh hopefully it will be a beast and wont be over hyped, but in it's price bracket it should do well ... your avatar distracted me for a while
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to the OP, you mentioned a couple times that you coundn't get SLI enabled and I don't understand this as it was very easy for me. What drivers were you using? For your G80 GTX I would reccomend 169.21, 169.44, or 175.16. If you do the uninstall/safe-mode driver cleaner/install method with any of those drivers you should have no problems.
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yeh hopefully it will be a beast and wont be over hyped, but in it's price bracket it should do well ... your avatar distracted me for a while
Even if it only beats the gtx280 by a small margin then i will still be happy. Its still ALOT cheaper, unless nvidia drops the price.
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