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Holy crap. 2 580s? I can't afford that for hell. 700 dollars just for graphics, not for me lol.
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Originally Posted by Jarobata;15229126 
What are you basing that on? I haven't seen anything claiming 1.5gb is necessary for ultra because nobody has played on ultra.

Except that they have? Basing it on a friend who says his 3GB 580's are using ~1.5GB on caspian.
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Originally Posted by Dropshock;15229240 
Holy crap. 2 580s? I can't afford that for hell. 700 dollars just for graphics, not for me lol.

Yeah the new Frostbite engine is amazing. But the good news is it will still look amazing, even if you're not on Ultra.
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Originally Posted by Plex;15229277 
Yeah the new Frostbite engine is amazing. But the good news is it will still look amazing, even if you're not on Ultra.

Ah you're lucky you got that extra money to get the 580s in SLI. All I got is around $650 >_>

But high will be enough for me tongue.gif.
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Originally Posted by Dropshock;15229288 
Ah you're lucky you got that extra money to get the 580s in SLI. All I got is around $650 >_>

But high will be enough for me tongue.gif.

$650? Can't you get 2x 6950s for that? tongue.gif
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$650? Can't you get 2x 6950s for that? tongue.gif

Well thing is, that's for my whole build. Meaning, the build I have in my signature is the one I'm WANTING to buy. So I have 650 for all the parts. If I had the $650 like that, I would've gotten the best parts to upgrade my kit tongue.gif.
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Well thing is, that's for my whole build. Meaning, the build I have in my signature is the one I'm WANTING to buy. So I have 650 for all the parts. If I had the $650 like that, I would've gotten the best parts to upgrade my kit tongue.gif.

Ah, gotcha. High settings will still be awesome. biggrin.gif
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Ah, gotcha. High settings will still be awesome. biggrin.gif

Yeah, and I'm getting a REALLY good deals for the 460s. GTX 580 for much less price biggrin.gif.
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Got a link for this good deal on the 460?
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Originally Posted by Jarobata;15229126 
What are you basing that on? I haven't seen anything claiming 1.5gb is necessary for ultra because nobody has played on ultra.

i do play on ultra even though my 480 is being bottlenecked..... i get like 60fps inside and 45 outside.... so its playable.... and bf3 takes like 1.3-1.4 gigs of vram for me...
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