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Going from Dual GTX 275 to 580 Superclock

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Is it a good idea to get the Superclocked EVGA editions? Ive seen the numbers and there so small it seems it wont make any difference.

And I want dual 580s for the sheer power, but would getting just one be alright if Im just playing at 1080p? I want to bring games to there knees, not just be alright.

I want to max out Metro 2033, and that res what Ive seen Ill need SLI.
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You'll need 580 sli to max Metro @ 1080p

No need to get the SC version of the eVGA 580 as the Vanilla ones can and do OC further than the SC ones.

One 580 will max 99% of all games @ 1080P with 60fps.
    
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Two 6970s can do higher res and cost only 100 more than a single 580 and perform around the same.
    
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It takes quite a bit of power to max out Metro 2033, even at 1080p.

I can't even do 4x AA (AAA instead) for 60 fps average.



While having a dedicated physx card, though the difference in Metro won't be greater without since its only a small amount of physx.

4x AA drops me down to the 50 fps range.

My cards there are just slightly slower than stock 580s in SLI.
    
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