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Old 12-28-2008, 01:49 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Which would perform better? I already have an 8800GT superclocked and am thinking about either throwing a second one in, or just sell it and get a GTX 260. What is your opinion? Which will perform better for gaming? Thanks.
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GTX 260 Core 216... less crap to deal with..
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GTX 260 Core 216... less crap to deal with..
+1 Better to have 1 new high end card than having 2 old ones. You can add another one when you need it.
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We already talked on AIM... he's decided on the GTX 260 Core 216 55nm
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you want another GTX 260 + 2gb of ram
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yea, i only have 2gb. Maybe ill buy the ram first and work my way to the gtx. thanks for the input guys.
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Depends on the price....cause you can grab an 8800GT for cheap and save up for a GTX 260.
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Default Re: 2x 8800GT vs GTX 260

Secondhand 8800gt here would only cost £60 here and I am happy with sli'ing my 8800gts's instead of upgrading to a faster single card. Depends what games you play and what settings you like and the reolution of your monitor
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at a glance the GTX 260 but if you already have a 8800gt just grab another if your psu can handle it and wait it out for an upgrade would be my advice
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