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Windows 7: New Card Advice - One or two?

23 Sep 2009   #11

Ubuntu 10.10 64bit, Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by UKMedia View Post
Okay, thanks for all the comments. I've just ordered 2x BFG GTX 285's with 2048Mb - just haven't got around to telling my wife yet I'll let you know how things go with the SLi

Good lord... 2 of those should do you justice. You know they run warmish right? Rivatuner to the rescue. Just set the minimum fan speed from 40 to 60% while gaming. I've found it to work wonders. It dropped my temps by about 20*C I hope that beast of a case you have breathes well.

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28 Sep 2009   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit (SP 1)

Well, the cards are installed and running in SLI without any problems. 7 installed the drivers and then asked if I want to connect them and done

Even the wife is still talking to me..., although she did think that this was an excuss to go and spend the same on her

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