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i currently own a single nvidia gts 450 superclocked and am about to buy crysis 2. I have a question though and that is if i should upgrade to a 460 or buy another gts 450 and set it up in sli. I just want a card that im not gonna have to upgrade for a while but dont want to spend a lot as i already wasted (But not really) 120 bucks on my gts 450. Ive heard that 2 450s are almost as good as a 470 but they also suck power and run very hot. Any suggestions would greatly help.
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If the performance isn't enough for you, get a second. For the most part, it'll run fine.
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post #3 of 5
sell 450 and buy 460 =win?

i prefer single card solution most of the time
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What power supply do you have?

Crysis 2 I have found scales really well in SLI.

There is not much performance difference jumping from a 450-460 going to a 470/560 would be more worthwhile.
 
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A single 560, then overclock the snot out of it
    
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