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This is in regards to its price to performance and ratio and how that compares to its competition.
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I think it heavily depends on what manufacturer it's from. I got the gigabyte one and would give it a good 7/10. Performance is good, but the fans can get a little loud for my liking (i am a silence freak, so it's probably that)
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Pure performance for the dollar...

8.5/10. It is a great successor to the GTX 460, plays games at 1080p on its own very well. Is power efficient. But the slightly more expensive 6950 has twice the Vram and is quite a bit better in some games, hence the -1.5.

But when Sli-ed, its a beast. The same price of a GTX 580, but a much better performer that reaches around GTX 590 in some games.
    
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post #4 of 19
You'd be better off overclocking a GTX 460.
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I'm not thrilled with it at the current price point $210-250 and give it a 7 if we're talking strictly price/performance ratio. If we see holiday prices come down to the $180 range I think you're looking at a solid 9.0. I think what's elevating the price right now is the glut of regular 560s that no one really want (460 is pretty much the same except cheaper, 560ti is that much better).

I'm waiting for that price drop and I'll get 2 in sli.
Edited by TehStone - 11/4/11 at 11:58am
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post #6 of 19
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Originally Posted by sloppyjoe123 View Post
Pure performance for the dollar...

8.5/10. It is a great successor to the GTX 460, plays games at 1080p on its own very well. Is power efficient. But the slightly more expensive 6950 has twice the Vram and is quite a bit better in some games, hence the -1.5.

But when Sli-ed, its a beast. The same price of a GTX 580, but a much better performer that reaches around GTX 590 in some games.
You know that the 560ti can come with 2gb too, right?

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I need to do more testing with mine. However considering I paid $180 after rebates and it included free copies of Batman AC, Diablo III and AC Brotherhood it was a pretty good deal that I'm happy with.
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wait what? your graphics card came with diablo 3?
    
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I was wondering why the op asked the question. What is the rest of your system looking like? Are you planning to add this card to it? I think the 560ti is a good card for the money, and if you already have a board that supports sli, I'd go for it. I thought the 560ti was suppossed to handle heat a lot better than the 460, as well as noise?
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post #10 of 19
I think it is way too expensive at $210 on average. Especially since it is only 1GB VRAM.

You are much better off spending half the money on a good GTX 460 and overclocking it. The performance difference will be 5%~
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