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post #11 of 29
For tech its all about getting the best you can now or you can keep on waiting.

If you wait, the new card may satisfy you for a while, and when you need another upgrade and think of SLI this exact situation will recur.

Get the upgrade now. Wait a few years. Get new gen cards. Repeat.
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post #12 of 29
I have no problem maxing out games (no AA in Crysis + mods, GTA IV + mods, BF3 and 4xAA for the rest) at 1200p.
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post #13 of 29
If you want the extra power now go for it, it's a big jump for a relatively small investment .
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post #14 of 29
Thread Starter 
ok, im going with the 460. It seems like a pretty good deal, especially since i got my first card for 100 bucks as well.
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post #15 of 29
Wait. Need more VRAM.
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post #16 of 29
Quote:
Originally Posted by drizek View Post
Wait. Need more VRAM.
No he doesn't.
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post #17 of 29
I've oc my 460s to 850/1900 and playing bf3. Note that it's only on high. Haven't played around with some ultra settings yet. Oh and at 1080 res
Only running about 70c
Best bang for buck cards in SLI IMO
I would probably be safe to say that sli 460 would at least be on par or beat a "660"
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post #18 of 29
Quote:
Originally Posted by Fossil View Post
No he doesn't.
Ok, then just wait for the better power consumption. Sli 460s use a ton of power.
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post #19 of 29
Quote:
Originally Posted by Thi3p View Post
I've oc my 460s to 850/1900 and playing bf3. Note that it's only on high. Haven't played around with some ultra settings yet. Oh and at 1080 res
Only running about 70c
Best bang for buck cards in SLI IMO
I would probably be safe to say that sli 460 would at least be on par or beat a "660"
I'd like to see a tweak guide for slid 460s. I set mine on medium to get constant high frames, but I know I can handle more.
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post #20 of 29
1GB 460 SLI'd are beautiful, glad to see you're picking up another to SLI, 460s are beasts
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