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Old February 1, 2011, 10:58 PM
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Originally Posted by SKYMTL View Post
Personally, I think the days of dual GPU cards are long over. Back when P35 was around, it made sense but these days every worthwhile mobo has at least dual PCI-E x8 slots and CF / SLI features very good scaling. At this point, a dual GPU card is nothing more than a marketing gimmick IMO.

Note: this is my PERSONAL opinion. My professional opinion is quite different...

Others infer that a single card solution is almost always a better idea in order to avoid driver issues, game compatibility, and other bugs. To those people this card would be far more than a marketing gimmick.

As always there are two sides to the story, but I am torn between them.
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