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Old 06-17-08, 09:08 AM   #4
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Default Re: 8800GTX SLi v/s GTX280

Originally Posted by Bman212121 View Post
There were a few that I've seen and no it's not really faster to go with 1 GTX 280 versus 2 x 8800GTX. I think I'm going to hold off and wait until the price drops a little. Then I might be able to go 2 x GTX 280 and remove all doubt.

I'll see if I can find it again.

Here are a couple from FiringSquad:
That's exactly what I was looking for. It looks to be almost as fast (and sometimes faster) than 2 x 8800GTX's in SLi at high res.

Looks like I'll be joining the "I paid too much for my video card" group again. When I bought my 8800GTX, I paid $600, so 650 isn't so bad.

Thanks Bman212121
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