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Geforce 260 GTX OC vs 430GT

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I just ordered a new system and was curious which graphics card would work better. I ordered a ASRock A55 Pro3 FM1 board, AMD A6-3670K unlocked Llano 2.7ghz chip, and also got 10gb DDR3 ram. Right now my current system is what the 260 is in, and was curious if the 430gt would be better since its Dx11 ...... any input on this ?

I have a 430 just sitting in a box as a spare..... I do mild gaming, WoW, SWTOR, NFS, Dirt.
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The GTX 260 is way better than the GT 430.. It has dx11, yeah but no performance:

http://www.guru3d.com/article/geforce-gt-430-review/11
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thats what I figured, just was curious if Dx11 was worth the performance hit or not.
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GTX 260 is MUCh faster. GTX 260 is about equal to a 550Ti or so and is on par with a 5770/6770.

 
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Originally Posted by Lord Xeb View Post

GTX 260 is MUCh faster. GTX 260 is about equal to a 550Ti or so and is on par with a 5770/6770.

oh ok. Good to know info smile.gif . I got my new system all up and running. I know this is a Nvidia forum, but would running a HD6670 with the onboard APU/GPU in crossfire result in better then a single gtx260?

I got a ASrock A55 Pro3, and AMD A6-3670K. Supposed to have HD6670, just curious if a crossfire setup would result in better graphics.
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