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I recently purchased a gtx590 and im debating on whether or not i should return it for a refund. It just doesn't seem worth it to me, given the games that are out currently.
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if you feel like its not worth it, return and buy another card 560/570/480? with the money you get back, you could afford either one of them. You shouldn't really be running that powerful a card on 1080/1200P? (don't know the res of that monitor)
Edited by trojan92 - 8/12/11 at 12:13pm
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Nah your right, sell it and get a 8800 GTS.
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Get a 6990 or so. A single 580 doesn't max out all games, so not worth it.
    
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I lol when I see all those CFX and SLI for a simple 1080p monitor.
Great, you have 250 fps...
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Get a 6990 or so. A single 580 doesn't max out all games, so not worth it.
on 1080/1200P it will.
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I've got an idea, sell it to me, and I will send you a box of cookies every month for a year. The cookies will keep you happy year long, and you don't have to worry about them going bad as there will be a fresh batch sent every time!
 
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I lol when I see all those CFX and SLI for a simple 1080p monitor.
Great, you have 250 fps...
A single 580 can't max out Metro 2033, or many other powerful games with 60FPS.

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on 1080/1200P it will.
No it can't. Metro 2033, The witcher 2, Crysis 2 maxed out(in firefights).
    
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A single 580 can't max out Metro 2033, or many other powerful games with 60FPS.



No it can't. Metro 2033, The witcher 2, Crysis 2 maxed out(in firefights).
so you think buying a dual GPU card for that res is worth it?
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so you think buying a dual GPU card for that res is worth it?
Highly. My 6970s cost barely more than a 580, and destorys it, and can play games like metro 2033 and The Witcher 2. 580USD. Why do you want to play a game without the highest settings? Point is, a single 580 can't max those games out.
    
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