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Old 04-13-2008, 04:54 PM   #21 (permalink)
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yes.. that means on average, they increase the performance from one card 90%

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there, though the its outperformed by 8800gts SLI though

that shows the up from 1 9600gt to 2 9600gt's

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90% scaling?

If you run 2 9600gt's you would get upto 90% improvement in games. Some games at really high resolution and aa/af improve over 100%. Which is a ton compared to older cards in SLI or Crossfire.

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Old 04-13-2008, 05:20 PM   #23 (permalink)
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Should I get: - XFX MB-N780-ISH9 LGA 775 NVIDIA nForce 780i SLI Intel Motherboard - Intel Motherboards
or - MSI P7N SLI Platinum LGA 775 NVIDIA nForce 750i SLI ATX Intel Motherboard - Intel Motherboards

I still don't know if i should go with 8800GT SLI, 9600GT SLI, 8800GTS SLI
(lowest price after mail and rebate)
8800GT $160
9600GT $130
8800GTS $200
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Old 04-13-2008, 05:40 PM   #24 (permalink)
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My brother owns SLI'd 9600GTs and an E8400. With special tweaking, crysis is looking better than I have EVER seen and it's 45-50 fps.

shaders on Very High too!
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You should have him try this config file.

All you have to do is place the .cfg file in
C:\Program Files\Electronic Arts\Crytek\Crysis\Game
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I heard this "the MSI 750i will not be true SLi"

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