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2x MSI NGTX 580GTX Lighting 1536MB GDDR5 (Arkham edition)

^ The only logical choice for performance.
 
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post #12 of 54
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Originally Posted by Shion314 View Post
Yes. Enough for at least a year or two. Can't say for sure though.



That's a wrong suggestion. The single 590 only has 1.5GB of VRAM for each GPU PLUS each of the 580s in it is underclocked and can not reach to same OC as two 580s in SLi. QuadSLi 590s is heavily limited by that VRAM and the underclocked 580 gpu in each. I stand by the recommendation of 2 x 3GB MSI Lightning Extremes.
Oh, that is true. I hadn't considered the VRAM bottleneck.
post #13 of 54
Best graphics card right now for 1080p? GTX 570. Why? Best card that handles DX11 titles, has an extra 250mb of breathing room of vram(which comes in handy when you least expect it) and once overclocked, it can do similar things that a stock 580 can do.

The 590 is a complete jip. And the 580's price/performance is pretty laughable. If you can digest not playing Skyrim and BF3(and other some-what demanding games expected) for another 5 months or so, just wait for Keplar.
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So 2 x 3GB MSI Lightning Extremes best choice?
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So 2 x 3GB MSI Lightning Extremes best choice?
Yes. I have owned 4 different types of 580s and those are the best unless you want to watercool or what not. Off of air, they can't be beaten.
post #16 of 54
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So if 'll buy 2x msi gtx 580 lighting extreme edition.It's worth if i bought one monitor (120hz).Will 2x improve gaming performance more than 1x?
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For 120Hz it would be the ideal setup, you can expect approx 70% more performance over a Single GTX580 in most cases.
 
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Generally, you dont want to run your game over 2 monitors because you will have the bezel in the middle of your screen and its pretty distracting. I enjoy using my second monitor for various things while I game on my main monitor. But usually, you want 1 or 3 to extend your game picture across. You can definitely still benefit from an SLI rig on one monitor though.
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post #19 of 54
I'd expect them to kick ass in whatever set up you throw them in, but wouldn't you rather wait for the best Kepler GPUs, just so see if it's worth spending all that money on them?
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Double post. Sorry.
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