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Poll Results: 590, 3GB 580, or stick with 470?

 
  • 13% (10)
    GTX 590
  • 14% (11)
    3GB GTX 580
  • 72% (55)
    Keep the 470
76 Total Votes  
post #11 of 28
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Originally Posted by 2010rig View Post
Put the $500 towards a 2500k + Mobo + Ram = Win
This. Great recommendation.
post #12 of 28
im runnin 1280x1024!

19' lcd ftw
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post #13 of 28
Quote:
Originally Posted by 2010rig View Post
Put the $500 towards a 2500k + Mobo + Ram = Win
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Originally Posted by Ascii Aficionado View Post
This. Great recommendation.
I second this.

470 still has plenty of kick, especially at that resolution
post #14 of 28
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Originally Posted by wermad View Post
I second this.

470 still has plenty of kick, especially at that resolution
+3

I had a GTX 470 and it could handle most games at 1920x1200 without any issues.
post #15 of 28
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Put the $500 towards a 2500k + Mobo + Ram = Win
Oh yeah... I didn't even think about that one... Good idea!
     
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post #16 of 28
At that res? Man you're going to need quad gtx580 3gb to power that monster.


/s yeah you should just save your cash
    
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post #17 of 28
for that res ~

sell the gtx 470 and buy a 4850 for $40
post #18 of 28
the next gen cards u should wait for, ive seen statements that its like3x faster then any current fermi gpu, was codenamed "Kemplar" or something like that
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post #19 of 28
all three options are total overkill for that resolution. Id keep what you got. No sense in spending money unless you need to. Unless your just looking for a new toy. In that case DO IT!!
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post #20 of 28
Kepler is 3x faster PER WATT, not literally 3x faster then current cards. Your 470 will be fine till you want to go above 1200p, anything under that will be handled fine. It's a great card!
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