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Poll Results: 6870CF or 560ti?

 
  • 47% (11)
    Yes, go for 6870 and possible CF
  • 47% (11)
    No, stay with your 560ti
  • 4% (1)
    other [please specify]
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post #11 of 14
Considering you already OWN a GTX 560 ti, it is not worth the hassle to sell it, buy TWO 6870 and CF. Just buy another GTX 560 ti and go SLI.
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post #12 of 14
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Originally Posted by Awaz View Post
Considering you already OWN a GTX 560 ti, it is not worth the hassle to sell it, buy TWO 6870 and CF. Just buy another GTX 560 ti and go SLI.
Like I said, the net cost would be lower and the performance would be the same.

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post #13 of 14
hey guys, it is my first post here

But anyways, I say go for the 6870s. they have equal frame rates (within 1% minimum frame rate according to tomshardware). They use less power too, roughly the same as a gtx 460 768mb if I remember correctly.

Except... you already have a 560ti. Huh... just get another one? Am I missing something?


*EDIT* I have some numbers, from anandtech:

Edited by Badness - 8/3/11 at 4:29pm
 
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post #14 of 14
evga bstock 560 ti FPB: 180$ plus shipping if applicable, 90 days waranty. Sparkle 560 Ti ~195 shipped from amazon, lifetime waranty. that's the route i am going.


what is this about 560 ti and 560 doing the same in sli???

edit/ it seems the seller who had the sparkle 560 ti for under 200 sold out, and it is back up to 250 on amazon.
Edited by civilian_pr0ject - 8/3/11 at 4:32pm
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