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hey guys i need an upgrade and i dont have much cash i was wondering if i should sli my 9800 is it worth it? plz give some advice and suggestions,thanks in advanced

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Sure, why not? SLI'd 9800s are about equal to a GTX280.
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One card scales better than an SLi setup, have you taken a look at this? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814150447

If you get that, you can use your 9800 for PhysX
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One card scales better than an SLi setup
This statement makes no sense.
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I would first try selling the 9800 and then try getting a used card like a GTX280. If you do not really want to bother with all this hassle you may as well buy another 9800 of course.
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I would first try selling the 9800 and then try getting a used card like a GTX280. If you do not really want to bother with all this hassle you may as well buy another 9800 of course.
i wouldnt get much for a used 9800gt
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In that case another 9800GT in SLI it is since your low on cash.

Or you can always save up and by a mid range single card.
 
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hey guys i need an upgrade and i dont have much cash i was wondering if i should sli my 9800 is it worth it? plz give some advice and suggestions,thanks in advanced

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This 9800 Akimbo is 55 bucks with free shipping if you insert the coupon code at TigerDirect's front page.

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...DOD-_-D69-9800
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I wouldnt dude , personally i think those cards are too old .. 2 in sli would be as fast as a 5770 . gay.

Save ur cash and buy urself a decent midrange card like a 68XX , GTX460 or if ur willing to spend more get a 6950 or gtx 570 .. that would be the best route to go with ur 860 .
    
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