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i have finally decided to make the leap to pci x16, now i dont know what to get

i was looking at the dual core 6800gts since i heard that sli is hard to oc but would it be better to get say 2 6800gts or a 7800gt (i would like to keep it around $400 or less if i could)

thanks for any suggestions
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get it and benchmark it
http://pccyber.ca/scrItem.asp?produc...ct_types_id=26

i wanna see how this performs
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7800 would be a better choice than 2 6800's, the 6800GT's are all almost the same price as the base 7800 cards. The base 7800 beats out sli 6800 ultra's. Plus you'd be ready for sli 7800 when you would want to upgrade. There are some 7800gtx's on newegg for around 300$.
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1 7800 now and you can do a second later if you desire
    
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1 7800 now and you can do a second later if you desire
thats what i was thinking but how much does sli affect ocing your other components or does it
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