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I have had it with NVidia's BSOD problems. They are the bane of my existence. I am gonna sell the 2 7800 GT's in the system you see below and grab either an x1900xt or xtx. My question, though, is am I gonna be OK for now mixing the 2, or would it be better off just rebuilding with a new mobo?

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i run an x1800xl with a nForce4 mobo and no problems
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why in the heck are you going from SLi to single cards?? and more importantly; nVidia to ATI?? If you have money to burn, get a new sound card, and a new case. ATI's dual card config is nothing compared to nVidia's SLi. Its your money man, but what a downgrade...
    
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why in the heck are you going from SLi to single cards?? and more importantly; nVidia to ATI?? If you have money to burn, get a new sound card, and a new case. ATI's dual card config is nothing compared to nVidia's SLi. Its your money man, but what a downgrade...
The X1900XT can perform at very close to my 7800GT SLI. The main reason is I have had NOTHING but BSOD's whenever I play BF2 on this machine, notwithstanding the version and patches. I have wasted hours and hours trying to fix it, and I made this machine just for gaming, and I can't do it. I loved ATI before, was swayed by the 7800GT's promise, but have been used like a cheap whore by NVidia.
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