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Well...i have a bit of cash and i wish to do one of two things...wither get the second 6600GT or go and get the 7600GT. What do you think i should do?
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post #2 of 33
^Sig says you already have SLI 6600GT....

I say sell the 6600GT and buy a 7900GT. If you can't afford it, go for the 7600GT definately. The 7600GT has new 90nm core, plus all sorts of other new technologies. And you can already upgrade to SLI 7600GT in the future.
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post #3 of 33
Yeah, 6600GT's are like a 6800GT/Ultra.. And the 7600GT outperforms the 6800Ultra (im positive on this) so definately the 7600GT. Plus you get the advantage of the 7###'s series visually and its 90nm
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post #4 of 33
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but...it'l be a second 6600GT, not alonne 6600GT...with the 7600GT really outperform 2 6600GTs...i really only plan to use this card as a hold over till DX10.
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post #5 of 33
No contest defintly the 7600GT, but i would say save a bit and get the 7900GT, I would only say 2 6600GT's in SLi if you had dual monitors or a 30" screen...
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The 7600GT has technology that SLI 6600GT will never have. SLI only gives you a +30% increase in performance. You do not double you performance, so the 7600GT is the way to go, plus it is only $40 more than a 6600GT, and you can sell your old 6600GT for around $75.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Orange
No contest defintly the 7600GT, but i would say save a bit and get the 7900GT, I would only say 2 6600GT's in SLi if you had dual monitors or a 30" screen...

You can't use SLI and Dual Screens at the same time. What're you talking about?

26600gts will outperform the 7600GT. They are almost on par with teh 7800GT....so just get another 6600gt, or try and sell your current and get a 7900GT.
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post #8 of 33
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You can't use SLI and Dual Screens at the same time. What're you talking about?

26600gts will outperform the 7600GT. They are almost on par with teh 7800GT....so just get another 6600gt, or try and sell your current and get a 7900GT.
and said a huge screen such as a 30" LCD
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post #9 of 33
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sideburns
You can't use SLI and Dual Screens at the same time. What're you talking about?

26600gts will outperform the 7600GT. They are almost on par with teh 7800GT....so just get another 6600gt, or try and sell your current and get a 7900GT.


No they arnt.
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post #10 of 33
Or mooch a 7800GT off of someone on this sight who just got a 7900GT. I am sure there are tons of 7800 available now, for cheap.
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