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So I'm having trouble deciding, I'm a bit tight on cash for a couple months. But I've got around $200 to spend. I can get a second GTX470 and SLI. My current is at 800mhz and memory at 1750mhz. So It's got a nice Overclock.

So If I get a second one I'd be running at around a 560-570 stock speeds. But I was wondering if for around $200 if there was a GPU that would provide more performance then duel 470's in SLI OC'd to what my current one is.

I've got a full tower with good airflow, so a SLI with OC should pose no heat issue. So what's your thoughts?
post #2 of 8
For performance get a second 470.
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post #3 of 8
GTX 470 sli is very potent.

I'd stick with that, although $200 is alittle much for a 470. If you can spend $150, then it's more worth it.

GTX470 sli can max 99% of games @ 1080p, so it's still very fast today.
    
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For only 200 budget, another 470 sounds great.
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post #5 of 8
For your budget another 470 is fine.
post #6 of 8
Definitely SLI. 2 470's have excellent performance and I doubt that you'd have any troubles maxing any game out there for the most part.
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post #7 of 8
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Thanks, I've found a few for sub $150 I just wanted to have a few people validate my thoughts.
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Get another GTX 470 no doubt.
 
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