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upgrade advice needed

Discussion in 'Graphics Cards' started by BART, 20 May 2006.

  1. BART

    Gangster

    Joined: 13 Nov 2002

    Posts: 140

    Location: ALFRETON ,DERBYSHIRE

    below is my current pc spec and what i would like not know is :

    1 Geforce 7900 GTX OC 512MB GDDR3 is better than having
    2 GeForce 6800gt in sli mode

    i can't afford to buy 2 geforce 7900gtx cards

    spec ;

    AMD Athlon FX57
    MSI Diamond 939 motherboard
    Crucial 2GB (2x1GB) DDR PC4000 Ballistix Dual Channel Kit
    2 x Western Digital Raptor 36.7GB WD360GD 10,000RPM SATA 8MB in rad 0
    Maxtor DiamondMax Plus 10 NCQ 300GB
    2 x GeForce 6800gt in sli mode
    Enermax Liberty 620W ELT620AWT ATX2.2 Modular SLI Compliant PSU
    thanks paul
     
  2. mpy32

    Gangster

    Joined: 27 Sep 2004

    Posts: 488

    the 7900 gtx is quite a bit faster than the 6800gt's even in sli mate
     
  3. Mikey1280

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 1 Jan 2006

    Posts: 1,526

    Location: South East London

    I think the 7900GTX will be a lot better, what resolution do you play at?
     
  4. BART

    Gangster

    Joined: 13 Nov 2002

    Posts: 140

    Location: ALFRETON ,DERBYSHIRE

    i play games at 1280*1024 as my samsung tft doesn't go anyhigher
     
  5. mpy32

    Gangster

    Joined: 27 Sep 2004

    Posts: 488

    one 7900gtx will keep you more than happy then :)
     
  6. trojan698

    Soldato

    Joined: 21 Oct 2005

    Posts: 5,484

    Location: Edinburgh

    deffo the 7900gtx