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  • 42% (6)
    GTX 560 Ti - 448 Cores Classified Ultra
  • 28% (4)
    GTX 570 Fermi
  • 28% (4)
    XFX HD 6970
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post #1 of 43
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OK, guys this is my second thread after spending couple of days searching the net I just cant tell which one is better for the long run!!

Below is a comparison between the following four graphic cards GeForce GTX 560 Ti - 448 Cores Classified Ultra, two GTX 570 that have the same spec. yet different prices one is $20 more than the other, and finally the XFX HD 6970.

before you look in the comparison I would like to note, that Im gonna be doing some gaming/video editing on 1920x1080. Hoping the card would run good for a year with all the new games/videos requirements. difference between those cards prices are not more than $20 so the price wont be an issue between them.

Thanks in advance

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post #2 of 43
The GTX570's are both identical except stock clock speeds (which are easy to overclock anyway). The GTX570 will be the strongest card out of all 4. Since you're only at 1920x1080, its got more than enough VRAM as well, so you don't NEED the 2GB of VRAM that the 6970 has (plus the 6970 is weaker anyway).

Get the cheaper 570. wink.gif Strongest option there.
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post #3 of 43
Everybody is going to say 6970, so I'll go ahead and say it.
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post #4 of 43
That 560Ti 448 can almost clock to that of a 570. smile.gif
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post #5 of 43
depends on what games you play ect list acouple so then people can help you out that little bit extra
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post #6 of 43
the stock clock 570. perfect way to go and great OC'er.
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post #7 of 43
Quote:
Originally Posted by xion View Post

Everybody is going to say 6970, so I'll go ahead and say it.

Why would everybody say 6970 when the GTX570 is the better card? rolleyes.gif
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lazloisdavrock View Post

That 560Ti 448 can almost clock to that of a 570. smile.gif

Very true. The 560Ti 448c can overclock to stock 580 levels and higher. But so can the 570. It's only $20 difference, so why not get the extra CUDA cores of the 570?
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post #8 of 43
Quote:
Originally Posted by pioneerisloud View Post

The GTX570's are both identical except stock clock speeds (which are easy to overclock anyway). The GTX570 will be the strongest card out of all 4. Since you're only at 1920x1080, its got more than enough VRAM as well, so you don't NEED the 2GB of VRAM that the 6970 has (plus the 6970 is weaker anyway).
Get the cheaper 570. wink.gif Strongest option there.

the HD version is smaller (1.5inch smaller from the 10.5 that the other one is) and doesn't include a Mini-HDMI only a normal HDMI, which can benefit for a bit more airflow and the HDMI wouldn't require a adapter biggrin.gif
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Thread Starter 
First three replies with three different answers,,, I guess you guys can see why this comparison is driving me crazy? lol

really appreciate your inputs and its highly taking into consideration... lets see what the others have to say thumb.gif
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My vote goes for the 570 as well says the guy with two 6950's tongue.gif
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