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I'm ready to go back to green...help me out.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127615

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127608

Do I go with more Vram or more processors?

TIA

*edit, one monitor with no plan to go to more....

I'm leaning towards the 448core card...
Edited by DarthBaiter - 2/20/12 at 7:33am
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I would go with 448 cores:

http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/Zotac/GeForce_GTX_560_Ti_448_Cores/27.html

 

 

Performs like a GTX 570.

 
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You already have HD 5870sso whats the point
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Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er View Post

You already have HD 5870sso whats the point

This^^^^^

And I'd just chill out and wait for Kepler. Normally I advise upgrading, but with Ivy Bridge and Kepler, I've made exceptions because they are both less than 60 days away.

See what Green has to offer from Kepler. If it's good, it'll drive down the 560ti 448 cores and other GTX 5-Series prices.
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One of my 5870 is artifacting and needs RMA, and my son wants the other one to replace his old 4770...

...but maybe I will wait t for Kepler to come out and see what happens to the prices.

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You could always wait for Kepler also.

 
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Man, just wait. It's stupid to buy them now. When kepler comes out their price will go down like crazy. Just wait a little more.

Tell your son to be patient. tongue.gif
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doh...

the 448 core went up $10 since I started the thread...biggrin.gif
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