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Honestly, I wasn't really thinking about the difference between the two. Probably should have thought of that. My main concern was trying to get the OP to settle with a lower-powered card.

@OP: I would do this. Buy yourself one of these ($220 after MIR). If it isn't fast enough for your liking (doubtful), buy another. If it will do until Keplar (Nvidia's next gen of GPUs; think 6** series), stay with it.
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Originally Posted by juano View Post
Yep without a doubt. You would have to get really far out of the price range of two 460s for them to not be the best bang for the buck available to you. Here is the 460 compared clock for clock to a 560ti. You can get 2 460s for about $50 more than a single 560ti, you be the judge bu what I will tell you is most of the people recommending other things either didn't read that you wanted such high minimums or they are just recommending what they hear others recommend (560ti is new and at a mid-range price point so it must be the answer)

Did you have a specfic concern or did you just want me to repeat my opinion.

lol,in fact im just in total stress hahaha.
But for sure 2x 460 will beat the crapp out of a single gtx 560,ti or not.
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post #23 of 107
Did you look at that link I provided you that compares the 460 to the 560ti?
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Yes,the Oc'd version of the 460 hold up with the 560 one
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I am running two EVGA 460 Fermis and have very good frame rates and run bfbc maxed out
Edited by doyle - 8/21/11 at 5:58pm
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814162052

its clocked low,...but have more processor core and etc.
and look at the price lol
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thx doyle for your comment
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post #28 of 107
hmm if your an average gamer, id say one gtx 560 alone would be enough, Certainly no need to buy gtx 560 SLI or gtx 580...so expensive
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Originally Posted by rdfloyd View Post
we still don't know what BF3 will require to play maxed out.
The test rigs at E3 were running a 580 (AMP! Edition I believe) and they were getting 70 frames.
post #30 of 107
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Originally Posted by Invert_Panda View Post
The test rigs at E3 were running a 580 (AMP! Edition I believe) and they were getting 70 frames.
That's exactly what that is. Test rigs running pre-released software. I am sure that they have optimized the code somehow. Who knows? BF3 might be the next Crysis, or it could be relatively easy to max out. It isn't released yet; hence the OP needs to focus on his present needs.

Sorry if that sounded a little rough. Didn't mean for it to come out that way.
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