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I thought that might be the case.
Looks like I'm putting an EVGA in my build.
Thanks for all of your help.
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The GTX 560 is just a rebadged GTX 460. If you don't get the Ti version then you mindswell just buy a GTX 460 for $100 less because they are literally the same exact thing besides the sticker than says GTX 560. You can even SLI them together, there is no difference besides the sticker.
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The GTX 560 is just a rebadged GTX 460. If you don't get the Ti version then you mindswell just buy a GTX 460 for $100 less because they are literally the same exact thing besides the sticker than says GTX 560. You can even SLI them together, there is no difference besides the sticker.

That's an interesting bit of trivia. In any case, since I've sourced a Ti within my budget, I think I'll go in that direction. Thanks though.
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That's an interesting bit of trivia. In any case, since I've sourced a Ti within my budget, I think I'll go in that direction. Thanks though.

Awesome. Good choice. thumb.gif
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The GTX 560 is just a rebadged GTX 460. If you don't get the Ti version then you mindswell just buy a GTX 460 for $100 less because they are literally the same exact thing besides the sticker than says GTX 560. You can even SLI them together, there is no difference besides the sticker.

False. They are NOT the same. The 560 is a GF114 derivative, while the 460 is a first-generation GF104 chip. In addition, the GTX 460 768MB has 24 ROPs, while the 460 1GB and 560 have 32 ROPs. The 560 is also clocked higher on both the core and memory.
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False. They are NOT the same. The 560 is a GF114 derivative, while the 460 is a first-generation GF104 chip. In addition, the GTX 460 768MB has 24 ROPs, while the 460 1GB and 560 have 32 ROPs. The 560 is also clocked higher on both the core and memory.

The 460 v2 is GF114. That's probably what he was talking about. Nobody refers to the 768MB version anymore lol.
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I skimmed the thread.

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If you can get the 560Ti, get it. It's the best card you're going to get in that price range, unless you can find a 570, 560Ti 448, or 6950 in that same price range.
    
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