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From 6870 to 560ti ?

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Hey everyone, do you think its worth the money uprading my sapphire 6870 to a 560ti (TF2 maybe or asus) ?

My sapphire is sometimes loud in some games, and i dont want to crossfire anymore.
(tested it, microstutter, random compatibility and heating killed it)

Thank you for helping
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post #2 of 23
Not this late in the game.
Keep what you have and wait another month or two for the next generation.
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post #3 of 23
If you upgrade go high end. The gtx 560ti is a midrange card.
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definitely not.
    
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post #5 of 23
Wait for next cards.
post #6 of 23
this if you can't wait.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...scrollFullInfo

but the 580 prices are falling and might fall further since new ones are coming soon.
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post #7 of 23
Hmm...
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post #8 of 23
based on benchmarks, there wont be a huge difference between the two. you should be aiming for at least a 6970/580/570. but i would just wait for the 7xxx from amd if i were you.
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post #9 of 23
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ok thank you, ill wait for new mid range cards from ati and nvdia, and maybe stick some accelero on my card
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post #10 of 23
My 6870 OC'd to 1000/1100 is just above a stock 560 Ti
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