I just picked up nvidia 3d vision glasses w/ monitor.
Noticing that it plays most games fine but recent ones are laggy.
I want to know what kind of a performance gain I will see by switching out these 2 cards for 1 gtx 274 896mb. I can get the evga one for 275 delivered cdn. But I really don't want to spend money if I'm not getting much improvement. I haven't really kept up with current trends so am looking for advice on how to proceed.
Who knows maybe my CPU will be a bottleneck.
Let me know guys!
More abouttime upgrade 8800gt
2x 8800GT's are so close to one GTX275 according to the benchies that you may need two I reckon to be able to see any real benefit.
Really? Cool thanks. I couldn't find any charts of 8800gt in sli only single 8800gt. And I read somewhere that 8800 gt sli is same as single 8800 ultra so I was kind of going by that. Shoot me some links if you have.
so according to this, i'll actually be paying almost $300 to downgrade in performance???
if you willing to forgo the nvidia route the ati 5850 would be a good option, but for now hold onto what you got till nvidia release their dx11 cards,get a good cpu cooler and overclock the q6600 a bit it should give some better results on your current setup
well if that's the case... i'm obviously sticking with my current set up and will wait a while and then do a complete upgrade...
question now... i've never really tweaked my system. i'm running win 7 pro. but from a cpu/gpu point of view, what tips, overclock tools, etc... do you recommend I begin with to get the most juice out of my system?
Those CPU's are really good for overclocking...im sure ive seen people with these @ 3.6GHz+ on water cooling....IIRC, you should be able to push 3.0 to 3.2GHz on stock cooling without too much problem.