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Old 11-20-2009, 11:48 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Is it worth upgrading to a 280GTX or should i do sli with 260GTX?

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SLI with GTX260, definitely. Much more power. Make sure you have a PSU which can handle two of them though.

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I'm assuming of course you already have a 260GTX.. And if thats the case, then yes, go for SLI.
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