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post #11 of 65
You might need a motherboard that you know.... can do 4 way sli before you think about buying 4 way sli
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post #12 of 65
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Originally Posted by Behemoth777 View Post
Don't waste your money, get yourself 2 or 3 gtx 580's and give the rest to charity.
or to me.... so I can fold like crazy
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post #13 of 65
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Originally Posted by jy360 View Post
I would get a goot I7 CPU like the 2600k and nice RAM etc and get 1 580 OR 6970 crossfire as they cost around the same and the crossfire setup will perform better. you should get folding for OCN if your going to have this good luck
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post #14 of 65
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Originally Posted by trojan92 View Post
if its for that pc, you should upgrade the rest of the system first..
that. lol.

that x4 will bottleneck a single 580.
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post #15 of 65
if you want quadfire dont buy 5970's. they are plauged with driver issues, lag boxes, and poor eyefinity performance.

wait to get 590's

and dont even think about this until you dump your x4 pssh.
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post #16 of 65
That case probably cant fit 1 GTX580
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post #17 of 65
I would upgrade your current system first and then upgrade to 2x 580 sli.
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post #18 of 65
How about you buy 2 GTX 580s and buy a CPU that will actually allow you to use them. Your choices of cards will make no difference with that CPU of yours, get an i7 970 or something with 580s.
    
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post #19 of 65
Thread Starter 
okay i am not completely retarded here i have the parts that can hold quad sli since everyone is going nuts i will update the parts i have
and sorry i sorta screwed up the links LOL i will fix it!!!
Edited by BadAssClocker - 2/27/11 at 3:02pm
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post #20 of 65
Get 4 GTX580. 3 for you, one for me

I would get 3 GTX580's.. I have only see perfomance going down with quad sli's..
    
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