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Is there a decent video out there that shows how they perform? Especially at 6048x1200 or something like that (also 1920x1200)
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Not video but this review is great!I have read it word by word
Here
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A good review:

Here's a review I found: http://www.hardocp.com/article/2011/...o_card_review/



I'm hoping to get my nv setup soon
Edited by wermad - 7/27/11 at 6:55am
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Not video but this review is great!I have read it word by word
Here
that is a GTX 590 3gb. or GTX 580 1,5gb SLI downclocked review
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My educated guess is that unless you are getting 580 3 GB x 3, you are wasting your time trying to run 1600p x 3 for anything other than Source. That is a massive resolution requiring massive horsepower.
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My educated guess is that unless you are getting 580 3 GB x 3, you are wasting your time trying to run 1600p x 3 for anything other than Source. That is a massive resolution requiring massive horsepower.
Lol. That resolution is not so hard to run, it will definitely hit 60 in every game, especially once I watercool + clock them to hell.

I was running BF3 alpha with eyefinity on this stupid single 5970 with 1GB ram on 1 CORE (since SLI / CF is not working there right now) on high settings. (60+ fps at all times) game is optimized and will run even better with the 580's I guess.
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Lol. That resolution is not so hard to run, it will definitely hit 60 in every game, especially once I watercool + clock them to hell.

I was running BF3 alpha with eyefinity on this stupid single 5970 with 1GB ram on 1 CORE (since SLI / CF is not working there right now) on high settings. (60+ fps at all times) game is optimized and will run even better with the 580's I guess.
Not sure why but I thought you were running three 30" monitors.

Even so, you're not going to be running everything at 60 FPS maxed on two 580s at 3x 1080p. I can tell you that from experience with 2 x 580. Mine are 1.5 GB cards but vRAM wasn't my problem, GPU power was the problem.
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2x GTX580's perform quite well @ 5960x1200, but 3x just smooths everything out. What games are you looking for info about?
 
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