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post #31 of 73
Go 2 6950s best bang for buck ever.
post #32 of 73
My vote goes for the 580.

Single cards are the logical choice.

It's the essence of perfection for the fermi architecture.
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post #33 of 73
580 All the way sli in the future
post #34 of 73
Get a 6970, sacrifice very little performance, save $230?

Pick up an SSD with the money saved or just spend it on beer.
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A GTX 480 is a far better card than sli 260's
I beg to differ,
Edited by OPENbracket - 7/31/11 at 11:21am
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I beg to differ, http://www.tomshardware.com/charts/2...2491.html?prod[4504]=on&prod[4527]=on .
I'm at work and that website is blocked. Does it show minimum fps or just average? I would bet that the 280 would have better minimum.
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I beg to differ, http://www.tomshardware.com/charts/2...2491.html?prod[4504]=on&prod[4527]=on .
Can i ask what that link was for ?
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Its fixed now, just backing up my original post when others discredited the comparison.
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Its fixed now, just backing up my original post when others discredited the comparison.
Ah,ok gotcha now

Anyway...GTX580 for sure.
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post #40 of 73
GTX580 is such a overrated card here. All it is, is a GTX480 can has better cooling. Performance wise my 6950 after both OC and unlock and GTX580 OCed is withing 20%. CFX provides at least 60% more performance. Yes i you are getting a card every 3-4M then GTX580 is the card i would get cause you got money to kill and then can just get the GTX680 and so on but with CF you will last longer. Also any game other then Crysis 2 right now that the GTX580 can play so can a single HD 6950 let alone CFX.
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