Thread: GTX 285 or 295
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Old 07-11-09, 12:35 AM   #7
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Default Re: GTX 285 or 295

Originally Posted by pakotlar View Post
what? gtx 285 has 1gb effective vram, just like the 295.

edit: if 2 2GB 285's then you will have 2GB effective vram. SLI is not limited to any memory capacity.
Biggie has the 2GB version.

If spending upwards of 500$ on a card, I would want it to have more than 896MB of VRAM. But that's just me. 896 will be a bottleneck in the near future.

SLI is transparent for me.. works nearly as hassle-free as a single GPU and scales well. It's necessary, for me, with games like Crysis and Clear Sky that need more GPU power to run well.

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