Re: 6800 Prices
I personally have two of my three pci slots occupied, one for a tv-tuner card and one for my X-Fi sound card......I don't really subscribe to using an Sli configuration even though my mobo supports it and I did previously actually had 2 7800gt's, I'am very content with the performance I' am currently getting from a single card solution and I'am trying to scrap together about $1500 for an Opteron 280/940 Italy, my cpu is my system weakest link right now so I figure that is where I should spend the money.
Primary: I7 920 DO step @4 GHZ *ASUS P6T Deluxe V2 * 3x2gb GSkill DDR3 1600 * ATI 5870HD * Enermax Infinity 720w PSU * WD caviar Black 2TB * Coolermaster 840 case * SAMSUNG TOC T260HD * Win7 64bit/Linux Dual Boot* Eheim 1250 pump/ MC-TDX cpu block/ DD-5870 block/ Feser Monsta TFC XChanger 360 radiator/ Feser Triebwerk TK-121 x3
2nd:E8400 @3.7ghz/ 4GB(2/2gb)PC2-6400 DDR2 800) Crucial Ballistixs / GA-P35-DS3P/ Creative X-Fi Music Extreme/ Seasonic M12 SS-600HM/ WD5000AAKS/ ASUS CB-5216A/ ASUS DVD-E818AT/ Visiontek 4870 512mb w/thermaltake V2(40idle/70load)/ Win XP/ ViewSonic VG2230wm
OLD: AMD Opteron165/ MSI 7100 Platinum NEO NF4/sli / 1GB Geil Ultra Platinum pc4000 ddr500/ Creative X-Fi/ Enermax 465/ 75Gb WD Raptor/ WD4000AAKS/ 8800GT/ ViewSonic VX924