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post #21 of 24
What u mean 480 doesn't have enough ooompth? U do know its comparable to the gtx580 and overclocked goes neck and neck..plus u save 200+ dollars. Ur system is by no means highend so why would u waste ur money on an overpriced high end gpu when the older version is just as good.
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Because just because it isn't "highend" now, doesn't mean it isn't going to get better. Why get some card that has to be overclocked to be comparable when I can just buy a bigger card, that will be better down the road? I am trying to get a 590 right now, if I can get a good deal from the guy.

Like everyone said, this is Overclock.net, there is no such thing as overkill. I am already looking at a new motherboard, possibly even going intel...although I highly doubt it as 1.) I am happy with AMD, and 2.) I feel I get the best bang for my buck with AMD.

But thanks, for the opinion.

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post #23 of 24
480 is great if you don't mind the high heat and power consumption. If you want an all out single card, go for the 590 and you wont have to deal with sli'ing two nvidia cards on a non-sli certified board.
post #24 of 24
Send that old GTX295 my way I'd love to try sli it with the one I already have.
Heck I payed $300 for mine 7 or 8 months ago. lol
Edit: I keep seeing people say 480's run hot, I have 2x MSI in sli & they never go much over 58c/max60c folding@home 24/7.
Edited by TheWolf - 8/2/11 at 4:41pm
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