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Old 02-19-2009, 10:38 AM   #11 (permalink)
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After everything is said and done, tri-sli costs around 100 bucks more than quad. But with 3 285s you get the full ROPs, full memory bandwidth and full 1gb of memory. At 25x16 you need that extra memory and bandwidth. 3 285 waterblocks are actually cheaper than buying 2 295 waterblocks, so thats mostly a wash.

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Could do tri-sli since im running a 780a board but im only at 1680x1050 so it would be a bit of a waste.

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tbh in the UK quad SLI is actually more value than 3 285s...since a 285 is about 300 if you're lucky and a 295 is about 400... im thinking of nabbing a 295 to go with a new monitor....soon.....

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