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Should i sell the 680 for 2 670s/a 690/or get another 680?

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Like the topic says. I've seen the benchmarks and they are all close. I can get over a hundred more than I paid for the 680. Two 670s are 200 cheaper than dual 680s and the 690 is around 1200 which is nuts. Does every game support sli or is it a per game thing? If every game does then I'd probably go with two 670s. What's your opinion? BTW I don't play old games...the oldest game I play is probably gta4.

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Dual 680's. Save the hassle?
 
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I say go dual 670s. Benchmarks are equal to a 690 and is very close to a 680 SLI. And thats only $200 more than a single 680 if you were to sell it for $600.
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one thing to consider.. 690 got 2y2=4gb vram so only uses 2gb!
id take two cards with at least 3GB each..
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I'm really debating selling my GTX680 too. I'm sure that it would fetch $600. I just wouldn't settle on a reference GTX670 so who knows how long it would take me to find a nice non-reference GTX670 by the time that my card sells. I really think that a reference GTX680 is worth the money over a reference GTX670 just for the better pcb, better cooler, and extra shaders. Compared to one of the nicer non-reference 670s I'm not so sure.
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690 is better over 2x 680.

Overall 690 is beating 2x 680, even when 680 runs at higher clock speeds. And there's some rumors that 690 has some kind of chip to reduce microstutter. http://techreport.com/articles.x/22890/3
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