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I've had my 465GE for almost a year now, and I've been wanting a boost in performance. It's unlocked to a 470, so I'm wondering if I should just add a second 470, or if I should go to the 500 series. I've been keeping an eye on the 560ti's, and I really like what I've been seeing.

Just wondering how 470's in SLI compare to 560ti's in SLI, and if it would be worth the upgrade. Just that the overclocking potential of the 560's seems to be kind of insane.
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I've had my 465GE for almost a year now, and I've been wanting a boost in performance. It's unlocked to a 470, so I'm wondering if I should just add a second 470, or if I should go to the 500 series. I've been keeping an eye on the 560ti's, and I really like what I've been seeing.

Just wondering how 470's in SLI compare to 560ti's in SLI, and if it would be worth the upgrade.
Just something to think about, but you can still sell your 470 at a decent price and there is a market for it. If you add another one and try to sell them a year or so from now, you'll find it hard to sell. I'd probably do the newer card upgrade and sell the 470.
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sell the 465 amd buy a 580 or sli another 465 cuz the 465 unlocked to 470 have about the same performance as the 560 ti
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Think I'm just gonna grab another 470 and wait for kepler. Going through the hassle of selling this card and picking up the other 2, then waiting for them...

Might keep this one as a PhysX card later on.
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Think I'm just gonna grab another 470 and wait for kepler. Going through the hassle of selling this card and picking up the other 2, then waiting for them...

Might keep this one as a PhysX card later on.
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