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Your are what you call overkill for 1080p.
oh i know but im kind of a overkill person
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bad link

I think you clicked wrong.
 
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post #14 of 22
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Your are what you call overkill for 1080p.
Not really. You want at least 60 fps for the mins. Having 2 580s will just guarantee that the next few generations will have the same.
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Not really. You want at least 60 fps for the mins. Having 2 580s will just guarantee that the next few generations will have the same.
Exactly. There is no overkill for 1080p alone. Sure it's not the biggest resolution but you got to consider refresh rate, 3D, and future games as well. With 120Hz you will be wanting twice the minimum FPS and guess what, there are 120Hz 1080p monitors. And then there's the future proofing so you don't have to buy a new graphics card every single generation. Buy the best, give your credit card a rest.. for a few years.
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Wow, now those are some nice looking cards....would like to see it placed head to head against the Lightning Extreme 3gb.
This definitely, though I haven't seen a Lightning Extreme 3GB in stock anywhere for ages, has MSI ceased manufacturing them or something?
    
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post #17 of 22
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They did if you look at the benchmarks and the lightning was only ahead by 1 to 2 frames per second at its stock clock. I dont game above 1080p so my sli 1.5gb lightnings are perfect for me
You realize even a single GTX 580 is overkill for 1080p right?
post #18 of 22
Nice

I has three non-amp 3gb awaiting water, hence why I don't need the huge, but cool looking, cooler
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You realize even a single GTX 580 is overkill for 1080p right?

Not when you had high res texture mods and have a lot of action going on. Its all about minimum frames.
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Not when you had high res texture mods and have a lot of action going on. Its all about minimum frames.
This.
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