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Old 11-24-2007, 05:25 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Default Re: Crossfire Question with X1950XT

nope.. no dx10 on xp.. the 1950 should do you just fine until you plan on playing something current
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Old 11-24-2007, 05:27 PM   #12 (permalink)
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everytime i plan a build it goes over budget but then i think.. lag or light wallet.. i rather have a lighter wallet hands down
i wouldnt spend anymore money on x1950XT's thou. stick with what you got and save for next upgrades (3870 & Vista)

depends how badly you need this multi screen.
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You don't need the dongle. Your card and board should both support freestanding Crossfire. I could be wrong, but I doubt it on this one.
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Well, we will see..... all depends on budget, availability of sooper cheap X1950XTX's, and monitor setup.... luckily, the monthly budget just got a bunch of bills knocked off of it, so I can get some savings going... who knows... I might be folding again by the end of the year!!
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Basically yes you will need any X19xx series that is crossfire compatible. Try and find an X1950XT Crossfire edition or even an X1900 or 1950XTX as the master card.
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