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Haha I wish I had the cash man
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just curious, why were you wanting to trade? Only advantage I could think of is temp/noise reduction.
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post #13 of 19
Besides a little less VRAM, two 470's will stomp on a 580 at most resolutions, assuming the game scales well.
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Substantially.
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keep em James
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Listen to wermad, hes still trying to catch me.


    
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Originally Posted by BallaTheFeared View Post
Listen to wermad, hes still trying to catch me.


lol, I'm not as brave as you are oc'ing things crazy high. I just add more stuff

TBH, I will miss my 470s, really nice cards, shame nvidia used only 1.2gb of vram
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Meh, if the games your playing support sli then go for it, but for the games that don't, a single 580 is better. Plus, 580 scaling is absolutely insane. But i'm a little biased.
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Quote:
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lol, I'm not as brave as you are oc'ing things crazy high. I just add more stuff

TBH, I will miss my 470s, really nice cards, shame nvidia used only 1.2gb of vram
Yeah I would have disowned you if it wasn't for your surround setup

I can't hold that against you, not enough vram is not enough vram.
    
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