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Old 03-01-09, 02:34 AM   #28
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Default Re: Fastest setup? Quad SLI GTX 295 or Tri SLI GTX 285

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Originally Posted by slaWter View Post
ComputerBase published a new review comparing 285 Tri-SLI, 295 Quad-SLI and 4870X2 Crossfire X: http://www.computerbase.de/artikel/h...itt_einleitung

It's in German but the numbers speak for themselves.

The 181.22 driver was used. Unfortunately, they didn't use a i7/X58 system.
Anyway, conclusion is, that the Tri-SLI system is the way to go. It's better optimized, more stable and doesn't run into VRAM limitations. They don't recommend Quad-SLI and Crossfire X (3 or 4 GPUs).
That makes me a happy lad
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