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So please help me out here really quick, i got batman arkham city and bf3 and mw3, my single 480 can run mw3 max no problem but batman and bf3 obviously lag at times, i plan to sli my 480 (its always been my dream to have an sli wc setup and 2 480s beats a 580 right?) So i have a 1000w psu with a peak output of 82 amps, will 480 sli actually be able to max out batman and bf3?
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Yes 2 480's will max out the games you suggested, however the 580's in SLI show to be much more powerful in newer games but it depends on budget. I would have suggested a pair of 570's but people say the Vram is running low in modern games even at 1080p.
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id LOVE to be able to afford 2 580's but im getting the 480 as well as a cpu wb for my bday coming up so that is why im asking. thank you smile.gif
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