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Right now I have a 560ti running with 1920x1080 resolution. If I plan on upgrading should I just get another 560ti and run sli, or sell the 560ti and use that towards another card? I have around $300 to spend and about $450 or so if I sell the card.
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post #2 of 11
I would sell and grab a 670 or 7970. You will get similar performance with less noise, heat, and power consumption.

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post #3 of 11
670 and 7970 are both great cards in ur budget...

Get an overclocked version of 670 for around 430 dollars that may outperform GTX 680 .or get HD 7970 for 430 dollars and bios flash to GHZ edition that wud outperform GTX 680 again...

so the choice is urs... But if u realy wanna overclock,, 7970 has better headroom for OC compared to Nvidia 670..
post #4 of 11
Umm...

GTX 670 at your resolution is a really safe bet. Going SLi would work as well, but I am not a fan of SLi or Crossfire for stability reasons, I am a fan of the single display with single GPU.

Yea, as much as I love the 7970 and 7950 at higher resolutions, at your resolution the 670 is king.
    
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post #5 of 11
670, awesome card
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post #6 of 11
For USD 310 after rebate here is a good deal. Gigabyte HD 7950 Windforce (900 Mhz) . good cooler. decent overclocker.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814125414

HD 7950 Stock voltage overclock to 1025 Mhz
http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/Sapphire/HD_7950_Flex/31.html

BF3 1920 X 1200 4x AA

HD 7970 (925 Mhz) - 64.4
HD 7950 (1025 Mhz) - 69.7
GTX 680 - 71.8

for 1080p this card is more than enough and provides the best value for your money.
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post #7 of 11
Id go for a GB or FTW 670 or 7970, while the 670 is favored at 1080p though in games like BF3 and etc.
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post #8 of 11

GTX 670 is a hell of an upgrade for a 560 Ti  and it is at a reasonable cost as well.

 
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post #9 of 11
Like its already been said, you're looking for either a GTX 670 or an HD7970 in that budget range. wink.gif Either would honestly trade blows at your resolution. If you ever plan to use more than the one monitor, shoot for the 7970 instead though.
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post #10 of 11
I have a similar question. I am running 2 EVGA 560 Ti FPB's in SLI with a Core i7 965 overclocked to 3.8 (chilled liquid cooling). I am into gaming and am considering upgrading to the new Kepler silicone, possibly a couple of GTX 660 ti's in SLI. Most of the reviews I have seen are no longer comparing Kepler cards to older ones. At present most every game I play is giving me frame rates in the 70's, including Crysis 2. Do I need anything more at this time or would it be an impulsive, overkill purchase? Would I have to go to twin GTX 670's to get any performance difference. Thanks for any advice.
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