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Currently I have a GTX 460. The games Im gonna buy are Skyrim, Batman: Arkham City, BF3, MW3. I dont have money to buy a 580, I was thinking of buying another 460 to do SLI.

Would 2x460 SLI be enough for these games. I know I wont get max settings but medium-high settings at 60fps.
post #2 of 5
Sli 460 will be perfect for those games

try and get a matching card if you can (it just makes it look tidy'er in your case and makes it easier to keep both at the same oc)

But you should easliy get 60fps on high
post #3 of 5
Yup another 460 will do fine, on of my mates has that set up and it plays great on bf3.
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Thanks, just making sure before I bought another card.
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Second 460 would do well mate, and it's the most cost effective upgrade.

This could make you happy too.
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