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EVGA GTX 560 (Non Ti Model) Or XFX 6870?

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Which of these is more powerful? The GTX 560 is $10 more. And no, I am not considering anything else, it is only between these 2 cards.
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Sorry.. misread & thought.
Edited by Karlz3r - 8/6/11 at 1:56pm
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6870. non ti is a souped up 460 which also gets outclassed by a 6870.

hell, even between 6870 and 560ti I'd say the 6870 is much better value.. but that's irrelevant..


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I'd definitely say the 6870.
I was choosing between a 6850 and a 560Ti 1Gb when buying a new card and I chose the 6850 due to the 2gb memory, afaik they were pretty similar performance-wise. And 6870 is even better than a 6850.
you're mistaking the 6850 for the 6950 and 6970. the 6850/70 only have 1gb of memory
    
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I'd definitely say the 6870.
I was choosing between a 6850 and a 560Ti 1Gb when buying a new card and I chose the 6850 due to the 2gb memory, afaik they were pretty similar performance-wise. And 6870 is even better than a 6850.
You made a mistake. The 560ti is much more powerful than the 6850 and 6870. It competes with the 6950. The 2 gigs of Ram won't make any difference unless you are running 3 monitors

Anyway, I think the 560 (non Ti) and the 6870 are very similar in performance. The 560 non ti is basically an oc'd 460. The 6870 might be a bit faster. Go with whatever brand you prefer I guess
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Like everyone else is saying get the 6870, it will be better then the 560,
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