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I have a gtx 460 cyclone OC 1gb http://www.guru3d.com/article/msi-ge...c-1024-review/

They aren't - or don't seem to be available anymore!

So my second card is a tough choice!

If no-one can suggest a UK retailer with a cyclone or any msi 460 in stock, then what should I get?

Was thinking this - http://www.scan.co.uk/products/1gb-e...2x-dl-dvi-i-mi

It should be fine if I OC both of them with afterburner, right? Any problems with different manufacturers for SLI?

Please don't suggest, 2 x 560's or a 570 - It would cost too much!

And overclockers/scan/etc - said they can't re-stock the 460's! Discontinued....damn!

Aaaagh! Help!
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Yup, you'll be able to SLI your MSI with the EVGA just fine, since they're the same GPU. You shouldn't have any problems OCing them, either.
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Same VRAM and core, so yes it will SLI fine.
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