New monitor: Money is no object

William Attwood wattwood at gmail.com
Thu Sep 11 17:40:27 MDT 2008


Dave--
   He is correct, for the higher resolutions, you're best getting an SLI
setup or dual SLI setup to use them both very well.

--Will

On Thu, Sep 11, 2008 at 5:33 PM, Dave Smith <dave at thesmithfam.org> wrote:

> Michael Torrie wrote:
>
>> Keep in mind, also, that when you get to the higher pixel count, you
>> have to drive the monitor with 2 dvi connections (or an hdmi), so to run
>> two of those size of monitors, you'll have to have 2 video cards.  Just
>> something to keep in mind.  One card will not be able to drive 2 of
>> those higher res monitors.
>>
>
> I was worried about that. Is that true of pretty much every 30"+ monitor? I
> can certainly buy another dual DVI video card if I have to.
>
> By the way, I'm actually outfitting three workstations like this. If that
> sounds fun, we're hiring. Maybe you could use one of the other two... :)
>
> --Dave
>
>
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