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Rig in Sig. PSU should be good for either right?



This will be for playing BF3 @ 1900x1200



Thanks in advanced. Considering picking up the gtx580 for sale in forums.
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Performance wise, the 560ti SLI would beat the 580 but wouldn't leave with the option of upgrading any further so I would say 580 in that case. If you already had a 560ti then I would have said go get another and SLI it!!!!


I'm saying 580 only because you have the option to upgrade to SLI 580 when and if you need it. A single powerful card like that should be able to handle a lot of games.

By the way your PSU is enough for either option smile.gif

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+1

A gtx580 now, and another later if needed or a swap to kepler.
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Originally Posted by munaim1;14584604 
Performance wise, the 560ti SLI would beat the 580 but wouldn't leave with the option of upgrading any further so I would say 580 in that case. If you already had a 560ti then I would have said go get another and SLI it!!!!


I'm saying 580 only because you have the option to upgrade to SLI 580 when and if you need it. A single powerful card like that should be able to handle a lot of games.

By the way your PSU is enough for either option smile.gif

Hope that helps thumb.gif
Pretty much my thoughts exactly.
Also, I'm saying the 580 because I would rather SLi that instead of a 560.
More power overall and will last you a couple of years maybe.
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560 because who upgrades to sli and not the next gen..
    
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gtx 580 if u can dish out the cash tongue.gif
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Originally Posted by microman;14584647 
560 because who upgrades to sli and not the next gen..

when the next gen comes out he could sell his single 580, whereas you would have to sell 2 cards tongue.gif
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Thanks all, guess I will go with the gtx580, it should be enough to run BF3 very well at 1900x1200
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post #9 of 74
The problem with 560 Tis in SLi is they have so much processing power but are limited by 1GB VRAM. Such a waste of potential to be stuck at 1920x1080 if you want eyecandy.

Didn't see that, enjoy!
    
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I see. The most important thing is for me to run all games at my max resolution
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