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4850>8800GT by what %?

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Fairly simple question(s)... what's the performance difference between the 4850 and the 8800GT? Also what about the performance difference between SLI 8800GTs and CF 4850s? I've heard that for the most part, CF scales better than SLI...

TY in advance
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15%
For the price worth the upgrade.
Sell your 8800gt and you get a very cheap, very fast card
    
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25%
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From what i've heard the 8800gts arent all that impressive in SLI, even the 9600GTs in SLI are better then the 8800GTs in SLI
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From what i've heard the 8800gts arent all that impressive in SLI, even the 9600GTs in SLI are better then the 8800GTs in SLI
yeah, the 9600GTs get a better boost from SLI than 8800GTs do, but the performance on the 8800GTs are just better despite the worse scaling
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From what i've heard the 8800gts arent all that impressive in SLI, even the 9600GTs in SLI are better then the 8800GTs in SLI
What. The 8800gt in sli is better in than 9600gt in sli
    
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Here is the TechPowerUp's relative performance summary. 8800GT is 86% of 4850.http://i2.techpowerup.com/reviews/Po...es/perfrel.gif
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Yeah, I considered upgrading, but then my palit 8800gt plays all the games I want perfectly find even crysis maxed out no aa. Those 177.35 whql's worked wonders, along with my overclock to 700/1800/1000.
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