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Old 02-14-2008, 02:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Is It Worth It!?!

I want to know whether or not i should get another 8800GT and go SLI, my current rig is as follows:

M2N32-SLI Deluxe
AMD 6400 X2 @ 3.2
4 gigs of Kingston Hyper X 1066 DDR2
1x eVGA 8800GT 512mb 600/900
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500GB SataII 16mb cache Seagate HDD
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2x Pioneer 220 Sata Optical Drives

I really want to get this card, but if you advise against it then i wont. My main reason for getting this card is to improve performance for crysis and supcom <<<<<<<< especially supcom online! Im also considerding getting that Killer card i hear about. My second fear is that the power may not be enough.

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Old 02-14-2008, 02:29 PM   #2 (permalink)
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What kind of frame rates are you getting right now? And what size monitor are you using.

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Old 02-14-2008, 02:33 PM   #3 (permalink)
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You can step- up to a better card since you have evga...

Does crysis have any issues with SLI? i remember hearing something about it having lost fps with 2 8800 gts 512's in sli.
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Old 02-14-2008, 02:59 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I think that crysis problem has been fixed
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Old 02-14-2008, 08:30 PM   #5 (permalink)
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nVidia created SLI drivers for Crysis itself

I wouldn't consider it though, if you want another 8800gt, you should sell off this one, and buy something better, but honestly that 6400+ is most likely to bottleneck
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