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Old 08-30-10, 08:41 AM   #5
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Default Re: Two GTX 480s vs Three 5870s

It's only worth it if you really want to check out 3D Vision, or use PhysX without hacks, or check out some other NVIDIA specific techs. Otherwise, just stick with what you have. I can't comment on whether SLI or Xfire is better personally because I only have one 5870 in my ATI machine, but according to online reviews, SLI has better scaling. But any deficiencies in Xfire should be made up by that 3rd 5870.
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