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I am wondering what card will give me better performance in SLI? I am asking this because i been reading and some people are saying the GTX 460 Will give better Performance?

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GTX 470's will be better.
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I don't see how two GTX 460s in SLI could beat two 470s in SLI because a single GTX 470 is about 20-25% more powerful than a GTX 460.
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470 is much better, also iirc you can tri sli 470.
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470's no questioning
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I think you're confusing the 470 with the 465.
    
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I think people are telling you two GTX 460's are better performance for the $$$. Pure performance-wise, 470's will outpace them by a fairly large margin.
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I chose the 2GB 460 over the 470, mainly for cost issues but I also read that as the 460 came out after the 470 it had more up to date and efficient components so I snatched it up. The SLI gave just slightly (3-4fps) less than double performance on most games I tried.

Although I do not know anyone personally with a 470 so I do not know how much better it is at raw power.
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How much more FPS will it give me is it really worth the extra money. Also i saw people say the GTX 460 scales better in SLI
 
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How much more FPS will it give me is it really worth the extra money. Also i saw people say the GTX 460 scales better in SLI
they scale the same
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