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post #11 of 28
I'd get a better CPU. Perhaps en E8-series, since I think your card is pretty great for now. The CPU I imagine would help more overall, and the GPU would help only for games mostly.
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post #12 of 28
sli mobo + new 8800? that would be my suggestion.
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sli mobo + new 8800? that would be my suggestion.
Agreed.
post #14 of 28
That would also be a good option, but then your CPU would be your bottleneck in games.
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post #15 of 28
To those recommending SLI, according to his OP, he's running a matx board now and a SFF case. There's only one SLI matx board on the market right now. He also stated that he's not really interested in SLI. A dual GPU card and a CPU upgrade would be pretty nice though.
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post #16 of 28
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Does anybody know what opthions there are for a mATX SLI mobo? I am using and Antec Fusion case in the home theatre stack and it only supports mATX mobos.

I really like the look of the case so im not willing to swap that out just yet.

I would do SLI in a heartbeat, if I could only find a socket 775 mATX SLI board.
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post #17 of 28
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That would also be a good option, but then your CPU would be your bottleneck in games.
they have it ocrd to 3g there will not be a bottle neck.
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I would do SLI in a heartbeat, if I could only find a socket 775 mATX SLI board.
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post #19 of 28
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That's a P45, so it's a crossfire board, not SLI.
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post #20 of 28
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That's a P45, so it's a crossfire board, not SLI.
True but he should switch from 9800GTX's to HD4870's anyway.
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