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Old 08-16-2005, 07:30 PM   #11
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do the smart thing, get Crossfire a bit cheaper and you get more out of the second card than SLI

Crossfire --> %170-%180 of both cards used
SLI -------> %130-%150 of both cards used (and their giant heat machines)
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Whats crossfire, is it like sli?
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Crossfire is a series of ATi cards right?
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Crossfire is SLI for ATI cards.
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OOOOh...and sli is for nvidia correct?
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Old 08-16-2005, 08:07 PM   #16
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...He just said crossfire is SLi for ATi cards....
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OOOOh...and sli is for nvidia correct?
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Yea I know..but can SLI be used by both ATI and nvidia?
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Old 08-16-2005, 08:36 PM   #19
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Yea I know..but can SLI be used by both ATI and nvidia?
Nope SLI is nvidia and crossfire I guess is ATI. I don't really know mutch about The ATI. BTW I've decided to stick with my 6800 for the time being. And untill two 7800's won't cost me over 1,000.
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Oh ok..that makes sense...
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