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Should i get two GTX 560's or one GTX 570 for now and get another one later?
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gtx 560 ti's or regular?
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Sorry - 560TI's
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I'd get the single 570 NON REFERENCE. getting SLI 560's would be maxing your options now, and if you ever want or need more power you'd need to buy two cards, while getting a good single card opens your options, and you can SLI them later getting more power.
   
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Do you think i should go with the Asus GTX 570 DirectCU II or the TWIN FROZR III?
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Personally, i'd SLi the GTX 560 Ti's. 768 Cuda cores vs 480. I can't see a reason why you'd wanna SLi 2 GTX 570's after kepler is out or maxwell.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Dominator23;13822493 
Do you think i should go with the Asus GTX 570 DirectCU II or the TWIN FROZR III?
Unless you have the room to SLI the DirectCUII (remember it hogs 3 slots), i'd advise to get the Twin Frozr.
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Originally Posted by Shiftstealth;13822525 
Personally, i'd SLi the GTX 560 Ti's. 768 Cuda cores vs 480. I can't see a reason why you'd wanna SLi 2 GTX 570's after kepler is out or maxwell.
2 570's could max out every game for at least a couple years, and by then there'd be something better than kepler or maxwell, or you could get them for real cheap, so i say why not?
   
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Starbomba;13822533 
Unless you have the room to SLI the DirectCUII (remember it hogs 3 slots), i'd advise to get the Twin Frozr.


2 570's could max out every game for at least a couple years, and by then there'd be something better than kepler or maxwell, or you could get them for real cheap, so i say why not?

Well. You kind of contradict yourself. A new GTX 260 Core 216 costs 100 dollars.
A GTS 450 Core 192 costs 120.
You have a GTS 450.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Shiftstealth;13822586 
Well. You kind of contradict yourself. A new GTX 260 Core 216 costs 100 dollars.
A GTS 450 Core 192 costs 120.
You have a GTS 450.
1. i bought my 450's used for $85 each here
2. there's no GTX 260 with a single slot cooler which i can SLI on a mATX motherboard and still use the other slots
3. i needed DX11 support
4. the best card i can purchase locally is a GT 220
   
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post #10 of 17
I would recommend 2x GTX 570.
But not with the DirectCU II, I had one and it was a pain in SLi, since it was truly not designed to run in Sli unless you have space in between. The card got so hot when it was over the other card, if you want to run single card it's great though!

Reference 570's work just fine smile.gif
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