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post #11 of 15
This is all stupidly overkill, Wait till a game actually benefits from having a 3rd GPU for Physx. The easy test now is run Mafia 2 on max settings with ur current setup. If it runs flawless like it does on mine with max Physx settings then im sure ur never going to need a dedicated GPU for physx.
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post #12 of 15
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Originally Posted by CaTcHmG View Post
Where did i read 580 tri sli was actually worse? (tired.. eyes closing,lol)
It not worse its better 90% of the time. 4 GPUs is worse yes.
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GTX 580 triple-Sli is really for people with too much money or someone who is doing multiple displays using 30" 2500x1600 resolutions...Period.
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With a 580 SLI setup your not going to notice a difference with or without a physx card IMO
Yeah I agree.
I am running PhysX quite fine with just one GPU, when I go SLi I better have enough power to run PhysX with $700 worth of GPU's or something is wrong.
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post #15 of 15
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Thanks to all who replied, ill prob just sell my old GTX285 sli setup & wait for the january sales for a cheap GTX470, from reading around having a dedicated physx makes a big difference in some games, batman,mafia defo two.

So mabye this is of things to come with latest games? who knows... but santa better be good to me! lol

P.S. Im playing on a tri monitor setup, got its own pros n cons i know
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