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Is Upgrading to MSI P7N SLI Worth It?

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I have an Asus P5Q SE Plus which is a pretty good, but basic board. I found a guy selling a MSI P7N SLI Platinum for $50. Is it worth $50 to grab that? I can then find another GTX 260 for $80 (hopefully) and SLI. Would that be a pretty good upgrade for $130?

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That would be a pretty decent upgrade for $130, price for performance ration I'm not sure that you could do much better than that
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That would be a pretty decent upgrade for $130, price for performance ration I'm not sure that you could do much better than that
That is what I was thinking. If I went with another graphics card, I would have to go to a 5870 which is about $200 to see that kind of performance increase.
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