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Old 12-17-10, 06:33 PM   #58
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Default Re: Help me choose a card!

Originally Posted by Muppet View Post
You only need SLI for surround gaming if you are going to run in 3D. I'm sure it would be the same for ATI if eyefinity runs 3D. Basically 3D cuts your frame rates in half.
Actually this isn't true- you need SLi to run surround gaming with NVIDIA, but you don't need display port like you do with ATi.
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